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English definition of “qualify”

qualify

verb [I or T] (FINISH TRAINING)    /ˈkwɒl.ɪ.faɪ/ US  /ˈkwɑː.lɪ-/
B2 to successfully finish a training course so that you are able to do a job ; to have or achieve the necessary skills , etc.: She hopes to qualify (as a lawyer ) at the end of the year . [+ obj + to infinitive ] This course qualifies you to teach in any secondary school .Exams, tests and exercises
(Definition of qualify verb (FINISH TRAINING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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