Definition of Capacitate

1. Verb. Make legally capable or qualify in law.

Category relationships: Jurisprudence, Law
Generic synonyms: Qualify
Derivative terms: Capacity

2. Verb. Cause (spermatozoa) to undergo the physical changes necessary to fertilize an egg.
Generic synonyms: Change

3. Verb. Make capable. "This instruction capacitates us to understand the problem"
Generic synonyms: Dispose, Qualify
Derivative terms: Capacity

Definition of Capacitate

1. v. t. To render capable; to enable; to qualify.

Definition of Capacitate

1. Verb. (transitive) To make capable. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive zoology) To alter sperm to allow to fertilize eggs. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Capacitate

1. [v -TATED, -TATING, -TATES]

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Literary usage of Capacitate

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1. Discourses Upon the Existence and Attributes of God by Stephen Charnock, William Symington (1874)
"... he can put a new and a royal spirit into him (Ezek. xxxvi. 26). God only can infuse habits into the soul, to capacitate it to act nobly and generously. ..."

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