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Spanish translation of “merit”

merit

noun /ˈmerit/
the quality of worth, excellence or praiseworthiness
mérito, merecimiento
He reached his present position through merit.
a good point or quality
mérito
His speech at least had the merit of being short.
meritorious /-ˈtoː-/ adjective (formal) deserving reward or praise
meritorio
a meritorious performance.
(Definition of merit from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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