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aptitude

ap·ti·tude

aptitude

pronunciation:
aep t tud
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: ability to learn quickly.
synonyms:
aptness, cleverness, facility, quickness, sharpness
similar words:
ability, acuity, bent, brilliance, capacity, faculty, perspicacity, wit
definition 2: a particular innate capacity.
an aptitude for painting
synonyms:
capability, endowment, flair, gift, knack, talent
similar words:
ability, bent, facility, faculty, hand, instinct, potential, proficiency, propensity, skill, turn
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