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competent
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
of people:  sufficiently capable

or:

of actions or things:  adequate for the purpose
  • You are younger; yet I do not suppose, possessed as you are of a competent fortune, that an early marriage would at all interfere with any future plans of honour and utility that you may have formed.
    Chapter 18 (23% in)

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