Vocabulary lesson 84

compatible (adj.) able to function together
– This operating system is not compatible with this model computer.
duplicate (v.) to produce something equal; to make identical
– Before you leave, please duplicate that file by making a copy on the CD-ROM.
failure (n.) an unsuccessful work or effort
– The repeated failure of her printer baffled the technician.
affordable (adj.) able to be paid for; not too expensive
– The company’s first priority was to find an affordable phone system.
capacity (n.) the ability to contain or hold; the maximum that something can hold or do
– The new conference room is much larger and has a capacity of one hundred people.