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used in The Catbird Seat

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capable (able to do something in a generally satisfactory manner) — sometimes specifically to have legal capability
  • Mrs. Ulgine Barrows stood charged with willful, blatant, and persistent attempts to destroy the efficiency and system of F & S. It was competent, material, and relevant to review her advent and rise to power.

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