capacity

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  • Board members serve for four years in a full-time capacity.
  • Commission members serve for four years in a part-time capacity.
  • First, that each section of road be designed to receive greater capacity of traffic.
  • When the night starts, the big street parties are already at full capacity.
  • This is the result of the water's mass and specific heat capacity.
  • Does this mean that it is in God's capacity to do impossible things?
  • We do not yet know the practical limit of long-term memory capacity.
  • They are generally less than in length and have limited cargo capacity.
  • Rather, the city manager, who is appointed by the city council, serves in that capacity.
  • Rural areas generally have basic drinking water systems with limited capacity for water treatment.
  • The drive capacity was usually stated under conditions of full track record blocking.
  • Working memory is generally considered to have limited capacity.
  • Although many fears are learned, the capacity to fear is part of human nature.
  • In the years following his return he served in various official capacities.
  • The event quickly met its capacity limit after being announced.
  • Passengers per hour per direction is used to describe the capacity of public transport systems.
  • She remained in that capacity until her death.
  • These capacities combined allowed for the group to build a large research group.
  • Since then he has served the company in a number of capacities.
  • She was a magazine writer and editor before writing popular romance novel in a full-time capacity.
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Words starting with capacity

Meaning of capacity

  • noun Capability to perform or produce
    among his gifts is his capacity for true altruism, limited runway capacity, a great capacity for growth
  • noun The amount that can be contained
    the gas tank has a capacity of 12 gallons
  • noun The maximum production possible
    the plant is working at 80 per cent capacity
  • noun A specified function
    he was employed in the capacity of director, he should be retained in his present capacity at a higher salary
  • 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 power to learn or retain knowledge; in law, the ability to understand the facts and significance of your behavior
  • noun Tolerance for alcohol
    he had drunk beyond his capacity