2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Capableness \Ca"pa*ble*ness\, noun The quality or state of being capable; capability; adequateness; competency.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: an aptitude that may be developed [syn: {capability}, {capableness}, {potentiality}] [ant: {incapability}, {incapableness}]

2: the quality of being capable -- physically or intellectually or legally; "he worked to the limits of his capability" [syn: {capability}, {capableness}] [ant: {incapability}, {incapableness}]

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