• Definition for "capacitate"
    • To make fit or make qualified; enable.
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capacitate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To make fit or make qualified; enable.
    • Biology To cause (spermatozoa) to undergo the physical changes needed to penetrate and fertilize an egg.
    • To make able; to enable; to qualify.
    • To render fit or make qualified; enable.
    • Biology resulting in (spermatozoa) to endure the real changes needed to penetrate and fertilize an egg.
    • To make capable; allow; to qualify.
  • verb:
    • to produce able.
    • to change sperm allowing to fertilize eggs.
    • make lawfully capable or be considered in-law
    • cause (spermatozoa) to undergo the physical modifications necessary to fertilize an egg
    • make capable
    • In order to make able.
    • To alter sperm to allow to fertilize eggs.
    • make legally capable or qualify in law
    • cause (spermatozoa) to undergo the actual changes necessary to fertilize an egg
    • make capable
  • others:
    • to produce capable; enable.
    • Specifically— To provide with legal capabilities; qualify: since, to capacitate one for an office.
    • to help make able; enable.
    • exclusively— To furnish with appropriate abilities; be considered: since, to capacitate one for an office.
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