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capacitate

[ kuh-pas-i-teyt ]
/ k蓹藞p忙s 瑟藢te瑟t /
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verb (used with object), ca路pac路i路tat路ed, ca路pac路i路tat路ing.
to make capable; enable.
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Origin of capacitate

First recorded in 1645鈥55; capacit(y) + -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM capacitate

ca路pac路i路ta路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for capacitate

capacitate
/ (k蓹藞p忙s瑟藢te瑟t) /

verb (tr)
to make legally competent
rare to make capable

Derived forms of capacitate

capacitation, noun
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