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capability

ca·pa·bil·i·ty

capability

 
 
pronunciation:
keI p bI lih ti
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part of speech: noun
inflections: capabilities
definition: the quality of being skilled or able; ability.
She is very talented and has many capabilities.
synonyms:
ability, capacity, effectiveness
similar words:
aptitude, facility, faculty, knack, know-how, power, reach, skill, talent
Word Parts
The word capability contains the following part:
-ability, -ibility, -bility, -ubility Latin noun-forming suffix that means ability to do, be, or undergo
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All adjectives ending in "-able," "-ible," "-uble" and "-ble" can combine with the suffix "-ity" to form nouns ending in -ability , -ibility , -ubility , or -bility .