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skill

noun [C/U]  us   /skɪl/
a special ability to do something: [C] Schools often do not provide students with marketable skills. [U] He lacked skill as a painter.
skilled
adjective  us   /skɪld/
Many companies depend on skilled labor.
skillful
adjective  us   /ˈskɪl·fəl/
Kraft was a skillful composer.
skillfully
adverb  us   /ˈskɪl·fə·li/
Some students are unable to use dictionaries skillfully.
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