Capability and Faculty


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Capability noun – A skill, an ability, or knowledge that makes a person able to do a particular job.
Usage example: the nature of the tasks to which you are assigned will depend on your capabilities

Faculty is a synonym for capability in ability topic. In some cases you can use "Faculty" instead a noun "Capability", when it comes to topics like talent, competence, ability to perform. popular alternative
Nearby Words: capacity, capable, capably
Synonyms for Capability


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Faculty noun – A natural ability of the mind or body.
Usage example: although they are well into their 80s, the mental faculties of this couple are as sharp as ever

Capability is a synonym for faculty in ability topic. You can use "Capability" instead a noun "Faculty", if it concerns topics such as power, talent. popular alternative
Synonyms for Faculty

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human human capability human faculty
full full capability full faculty
current current capability current faculty
entire entire capability entire faculty
Other adjectives: mental.
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