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candidate

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkæn.dɪ.dət/ /-deɪt/
a person who is competing to get a job or elected position
(職位)申請人,候選人
There are three candidates standing in the election.
有三位候選人參加競選。
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…結局者,被認定會經歷…者
The English Department is a likely candidate for staff cuts.
英語系很有可能要裁員。
Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
UK someone who is taking an examination
考生;應試者,投考者
Candidates must write their names on the top page of the exam paper.
考生必須將自己的名字寫在試卷首頁。
Exams, tests and exercises
(Definition of candidate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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