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qualification

noun [C] (LIMIT)    /ˌkwɒl.ɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ US  /ˌkwɑː.lɪ-/
a piece of information that you add which limits the effect of something: [+ that] The doctor said I can leave hospital today, but with the qualification that I've got to come back every day to have the dressing changed.Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
(Definition of qualification noun (LIMIT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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