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habile

[hab-il] /ˈhæb ɪl/
adjective
1.
skillful; dexterous; adroit.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English habyll < Latin habilis handy, apt; see able
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habile

/ˈhæbiːl/
adjective
1.
(rare) skilful
2.
(obsolete) fit
Word Origin
C14: from Latin habilis, from habēre to have; see able
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