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capacity/kəˈpæsəti/noun
pluralcapacities
capacity
/kəˈpæsəti/
noun
pluralcapacities
Learner's definition of CAPACITY  
[count] : the ability to hold or contain people or things— usually singular
   b : the largest amount or number that can be held or contained
[count]
[noncount]
: the ability to do something: a mental, emotional, or physical ability
[noncount]
[count]
— usually singular
[count] : a usually official position or job
: role
[noncount] : the amount of something that can be produced or managed by a factory, company, etc.
also : the largest amount that a factory, company, etc., can produce or manage
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