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adjective capable pronunciation in British English /ˈkeɪpəb(ə)l/
  1. 1
    able to do something
    capable of: I want to see you achieve what you are capable of.
    capable of doing something: The port is capable of handling 10 million tonnes of coal a year.
    He is capable of anything (=any action, however bad) if it furthers his ambition.
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  2. 2
    very good at doing a job
    The staff all seem very capable.
    I was impressed by his capable handling of the situation.
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I asked Gail to take over, which she did very capably.
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the buying and selling of human organs

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