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From Latin capāx capāc- from capere to take kap- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Latin capāx (“capable”).
The harbour is capacious and secure, with a sufficient depth of water for the largest vessels.
The harbour is land-locked and capacious.
There are capacious docks on the river, which is crossed by a wrought-iron bridge, 1000 ft.
It is situated on both sides of the river Jacatra or Jilivong, in a swampy plain at the head of a capacious bay.
The capacious harbour, consisting of two parts, the old and the new, is protected by extensive moles and breakwaters.
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