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ca·pac·i·tate

 (kə-păs′ĭ-tāt′)
tr.v. ca·pac·i·tat·ed, ca·pac·i·tat·ing, ca·pac·i·tates
1. To render fit or make qualified; enable.
2. Biology To cause (spermatozoa) to undergo the physical changes needed to penetrate and fertilize an egg.


ca·pac′i·ta′tion n.

capacitate

(kəˈpæsɪˌteɪt)
vb (tr)
1. (Law) to make legally competent
2. rare to make capable
caˌpaciˈtation n

ca•pac•i•tate

(kəˈpæs ɪˌteɪt)

v.t. -tat•ed, -tat•ing.
to make capable; enable.
[1645–55]
ca•pac`i•ta′tion, n.

capacitate


Past participle: capacitated
Gerund: capacitating

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
I would capacitate
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Past Conditional
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.capacitate - make legally capable or qualify in law
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
qualify - pronounce fit or able; "She was qualified to run the marathon"; "They nurses were qualified to administer the injections"
2.capacitate - cause (spermatozoa) to undergo the physical changes necessary to fertilize an egg
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
3.capacitate - make capable; "This instruction capacitates us to understand the problem"
qualify, dispose - make fit or prepared; "Your education qualifies you for this job"
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Mil-HongrES2 , the spliced HongrES2 , can downregulate the expression of CES7 , the products of which affects capacitation.
Low intracellular concentrations of reactive oxygen species (ROS) constitute a physiological factor that affects the activities of the human sperm such as motility, acrosome reaction (AR), capacitation, and fertilization.
With dikgosana such an important part of stake- holder management, their training, development and capacitation should be a priority in the RBN.
This is through restoration and upgrading of damaged sections and bridges, dualisation of Harare-Beitbridge and critical sections of the network and capacitation of Road Authorities.
With dikgosana such an important part of stakeholder management, their training, development and capacitation should be a priority in the RBN.
Indeed, protein tyrosine phosphorylation is required for sperm capacitation and acrosome reaction in successful fertilization process (Kopf & Gerton, 1991; Yanagimachi, 1994; Visconti & Kopf, 1998; Stival et al.
Semen cryopreservation in domestic animals: A damaging and capacitation phenomenon.
Contribution to production of male sexual hormone and capacitation ability of sperm
L'ONG Tamkeen for Development a lance, jeudi, un projet baptise "L'entreprenariat pour la participation et l'inclusion des jeunes en Tunisie" (Entrepreneurship for Participation and Inclusion of Vulnerable Youth in Tunisia) ; il vise a permettre a 1200 jeunes issus de Siliana, Jendouba, Beja et du Kef de beneficier d'une formation sur les soft skills, le management des projets, la capacitation economique et la democratie participative.
Comparison of the capacitation-like state of cooled boar spermatozoa with true capacitation.
See "Histological examination of the testes," "Sperm count, motility parameters, and viability," "Assessment of sperm capacitation status," "Quantitative detection of the intracellular ATP, ROS, Ca2+, and LDH levels," and "Fertility assessment of F1 males" in the Supplemental Material for the detailed procedures of histological examination of the testes, sperm function tests, and fertility assessment of the F1 male mice.