Incapability In*ca`pa*bil"i*ty, n. 1. The quality of being incapable; incapacity. --Suckling. [1913 Webster]

2. (Law) Lack of legal qualifications, or of legal power; as, incapability of holding an office. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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