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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. capacity: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. capacity, capacity: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. capacity: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. capacity: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. capacity: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. capacity: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Capacity, capacity: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. capacity: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. capacity: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. capacity: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. capacity: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. capacity: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. capacity: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. capacity: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. capacity: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. capacity: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Capacity (album), Capacity (disambiguation), Capacity (law), Capacity (schooner), Capacity (song), Capacity: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Capacity: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. capacity: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. capacity: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. capacity: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. capacity: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. capacity: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. capacity: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. capacity: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. capacity: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. capacity: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. capacity: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. capacity: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (17 matching dictionaries)
  1. Capacity: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. capacity: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. capacity: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  5. capacity: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. Capacity: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  7. Capacity: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  8. Capacity: eyefortransport e-commerce transportation glossary [home, info]
  9. Capacity: Disaster Management [home, info]
  10. CAPACITY: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  11. Capacity: Investopedia [home, info]
  12. Capacity (purchased), Capacity: Energy Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Capacity: Abbreviations in shipping [home, info]
  14. Capacity (disambiguation), Capacity (law), capacity: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  15. Capacity (disambiguation), capacity: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  16. Capacity: Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]
  17. capacity: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. capacity: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. capacity: Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [home, info]
  3. Capacity: Linktionary Networking Glossary [home, info]
  4. capacity: I T Glossary [home, info]
  5. Capacity (disambiguation), Capacity (law), capacity: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. capacity: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Capacity (disambiguation), Capacity (law), capacity: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. CAPACITY: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. capacity: A Brief Critical Dictionary of Education [home, info]
  3. capacity: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. capacity: Electrochemistry Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Capacity: Misunderstood Physics Terms [home, info]
  3. Capacity: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  4. capacity: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  5. Capacity: Physic and Astronomy Glossary [home, info]
  6. Capacity: NRC Glossary of Nuclear Terms -- [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Capacity: Canoe Glossary [home, info]
  2. Capacity: Bicycle Glossary [home, info]
  3. Capacity: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. capacity: Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Capacity: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. CAPACITY: Energy Terms [home, info]
  4. Capacity: PUMP AND SEAL TERMS [home, info]
  5. Capacity: Oil Analysis [home, info]
  6. Capacity: Glossary of Energy Terms [home, info]
  7. CAPACITY: Power Engineering [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (capacity)

noun:  a specified function ("He was employed in the capacity of director")
noun:  the maximum production possible ("The plant is working at 80 per cent capacity")
noun:  tolerance for alcohol ("He had drunk beyond his capacity")
noun:  ability to perform or produce
noun:  the power to learn or retain knowledge; in law, the ability to understand the facts and significance of your behavior
noun:  (computer science) the amount of information (in bytes) that can be stored on a disk drive ("The capacity of a hard disk drive is usually expressed in megabytes")
noun:  the amount that can be contained ("The gas tank has a capacity of 12 gallons")
noun:  the susceptibility of something to a particular treatment
noun:  an electrical phenomenon whereby an electric charge is stored

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