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Skilful and able - synonyms or related words

able

adjective

intelligent or good at doing something

capable

adjective

able to do something

professional

adjective

showing a high level of skill or training

brilliant

adjective

very skilful, impressive, or successful

better

adjective

more skilful

good

adjective

able to do something well

capable

adjective

very good at doing a job

born

adjective

used for emphasizing that someone has a natural ability to do something well or to behave in a certain way

good

adjective

able to deal with someone or something well, or able to use something well

expert

adjective

showing special skill or knowledge

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deep learning

a form of machine learning which incorporates the use of neural networks

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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