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capable
British English: /ˈkeɪpəb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈkeɪpəb(ə)l/

Translation of capable in French:

adjective

  • 1 (competent) in the capable hands of
    entre les mains expertes de
  • 2 (able)
    (person) of de
    to be capable of doing
    (have potential to)
    être capable de faire
    (be in danger of)
    capable of a better result
    capable d'un meilleur résultat
    the bomb is capable of exploding
    la bombe risque d'exploser

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