capacitate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From capacity +‎ -ate.

Verb[edit]

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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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

capacitate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of capacitare
  2. second-person plural imperative of capacitare
  3. feminine plural of capacitato

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

capācitāte

  1. ablative singular of capācitās

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin capacitas through French capacité

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

capacitate f (plural capacități)

  1. capacity

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