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EtymologyEdit

From capacity +‎ -ate.

VerbEdit

capacitate (third-person singular simple present capacitates, present participle capacitating, simple past and past participle capacitated)

  1. (transitive) To make capable of functioning in a given capacity.
    • Dryden
      By this instruction we may be capacitated to observe those errors.
  2. (transitive, zoology) To alter sperm to allow it to fertilize eggs.
  3. (transitive, mathematics) To reach maximum throughput on at least part of a constrained network.

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capācitāte

  1. ablative singular of capācitās

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin capacitas through French capacité

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

capacitate f (plural capacități)

  1. capacity

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