General English

  • noun the quality of being able to do a job or task well enough
  • noun the quality of being legally suitable or qualified to do something


  • noun the ability to do the tasks required in a job


  • Standup capability time of a vertical, excavated rock or earthen face.

Information & Library Science

  • noun knowledge of a language that enables somebody to speak and understand it


  • noun the fact of being able to give evidence
  • noun legal jurisdiction

Media Studies

  • noun the ability to carry out a task safely and efficiently
  • noun a person’s ability to use a language because they understand its rules, structures etc


  • noun the ability to do something well, measured against a standard, especially ability which you get through experience or training