Meaning of self-capacity in English:

self-capacity

Pronunciation /?s?lfk??pas?ti/

noun

  • 1Capacity within oneself to do something; personal power or ability.

  • 2In an electrical conductor (especially a coil): = self-capacitance .

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Walter Goodall (bap. 1706, d. 1766), historian. From self- + capacity.