From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Capacious \Ca*pa"cious\ (k[.a]*p[=a]"sh[u^]s), a. [L. capax,
   -acis, fr. capere to take. See Heave.]
   1. Having capacity; able to contain much; large; roomy;
      spacious; extended; broad; as, a capacious vessel, room,
      bay, or harbor.
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            In the capacious recesses of his mind. --Bancroft.
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   2. Able or qualified to make large views of things, as in
      obtaining knowledge or forming designs; comprehensive;
      liberal. "A capacious mind." --Watts.
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