Complete Definition of "incapacity"

English

Pronunciation
IPA|/ËɪnkÉËpæsɪti/
SAMPA|/%[email protected]"p{sIti/

Etymology
Negative in- + capacity

Noun
en-noun|incapacit|ies

  1. The lack of a capacity; an inability

#* 1605: Francis Bacon, The Advancement of Learning
#*: So that it is not the insufficiency or incapacity of man's mind, but it is the remote standing or placing thereof that breedeth these mazes and incomprehensions;

Translations

French: incapacité f.
Hebrew: × ×צר×ת (nivtsarut)f.

Related terms

inoperancy

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