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capacity (2 the general sense ‘ability’ is freq.)
1. power of receiving or containing Tw.N. I. i. 10 “thy Receiveth as the sea,” H8 II. iii. 31, Ant. IV. viii. 32.
2. “to my capacity,” as far as I am able to understand MND. V. i. 105.
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    • William Shakespeare, Anthony and Cleopatra, 4.8
    • William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream, 5.1
    • William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night, Or what you will, 1.1
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