Meaning of -ABILITY in English

-ABILITY

-ability BrE AmE ə ˈbɪl ət i -ɪt- AmE \ -ət̬ i —A word with this suffix has a secondary stress in the same place as the primary stress in the corresponding word with -able ( ˌ cooka ˈ bility, ˌ prefera ˈ bility).

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