ability

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ability

noun ableness, adaptability, adeptness, aptitude, aptness, capability, capacity, competence, competency, enablement, facultas, faculty, fitness, ingenium, mastership, mastery, potentiality, potestas, proficiency, prowess, skill, versatility
Associated concepts: ability to contract, ability to earn, abillty to pay, ability to perform, ability to provide, ability to purchase, ability to support, capacity, financial ability, readiness, testamentary ability
See also: aptitude, caliber, capacity, efficiency, facility, fitness, flair, force, gift, grade, performance, potential, proclivity, propensity, qualification, quality, science, skill, specialty, strength, technique
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Model 5 included health literacy, fluid ability, and crystallized ability to evaluate the extent to which the effect of health literacy was attenuated by cognitive abilities.
Furthermore, given the brevity of the test as compared to the lengthier KAIT, the Shipley may be indispensable to diagnosticians if its validity is established as a test of fluid and crystallized ability.
s theory of mind stories was more a factor of fluid than crystallized ability.