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candidate

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkæn.dɪ.dət/ /-deɪt/
a person who is competing to get a job or elected position
(职位)申请人,候选人
There are three candidates standing in the election.
有3位候选人参加竞选。
Recruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobsVoters and Candidates in elections
a person or thing considered likely to receive or experience something
可能有…结局者,被认定会经历…者
The English Department is a likely candidate for staff cuts.
英语系很有可能要裁员。
Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
UK someone who is taking an examination
考生;应试者,投考者
Candidates must write their names on the top page of the exam paper.
考生必须将自己的名字写在试卷首页。
Exams, tests and exercises
(Definition of candidate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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