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aptitude

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈæptɪtjuːd/
a natural skill or an ability to do something well: He has an aptitude for learning languages. an aptitude test Skill, talent and ability
Translations of “aptitude”
in Arabic نَزعة, قابِليّة, مَلَكة…
in Korean 적성…
in Malaysian kebolehan…
in French aptitude (à), disposition(s) (pour)…
in Turkish yetenek, doğuştan gelen beceri, kabiliyet…
in Italian attitudine…
in Chinese (Traditional) 天資,資質, 才能…
in Russian склонность…
in Polish uzdolnienie…
in Vietnamese năng khiếu…
in Spanish aptitud, habilidad, facilidad para…
in Portuguese aptidão…
in Thai ความถนัด…
in German die Begabung…
in Catalan aptitud, capacitat…
in Japanese 才能, 素質…
in Indonesian bakat, kemampuan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天资,资质, 才能…
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