able (a):
(usually followed by `to') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something
able to swim.
she was able to program her computer.
we were at last able to buy a car.
able to get a grant for the project
able (s):
having inherent physical or mental ability or capacity
able to learn.
human beings are able to walk on two feet.
Superman is able to leap tall buildings
able (s):
have the skills and qualifications to do things well
able teachers.
a capable administrator.
children as young as 14 can be extremely capable and dependable

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able (s):
having a strong healthy body
an able seaman.
every able-bodied young man served in the army
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Prevention is better than cure

Tedbir tedaviden daha iyidir.
It is better to try to keep a bad thing from happening than it is to fix the bad thing once it has happened.

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