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faculty

fac·ul·ty

faculty

 
 
pronunciation:
fae kl ti
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part of speech: noun
inflections: faculties
definition 1: capacity or ability, as to do a certain task or to think in a certain way.
I have poor faculty in math and logic.
synonyms:
ability, aptitude, capability, capacity, power
similar words:
endowment, facility, flair, gift, knack, potential, propensity, skill, talent
definition 2: any of the specific mental capabilities such as memory, perception, reasoning, or understanding.
similar words:
capability, capacity, facility, intellect, mind
definition 3: the body of teachers in a school, college, or university.
synonyms:
instructors, professors, teachers
similar words:
academics, pedagogues, staff
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