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English definition of “aptitude”

aptitude

noun [C or U]     /ˈæptɪtjuːd/ US   /ˈæptɪtuːd/
a natural ability or skill : aptitude for sth Discovering that he had an aptitude for finance , he got a job as a commercial-credit analyst .display/have/show an aptitude He has been studying for A-levels and has shown an aptitude for computer studies , art , and design .
(Definition of aptitude noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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