candidacy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “candidacy” in the English Dictionary

"candidacy" in British English

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candidacynoun [C usually singular, U]

uk   us   /ˈkæn.dɪ.də.si/ (UK also candidature, uk   /ˈkæn.dɪ.də.tʃər/ us   )
the ​fact of being a ​candidate in an ​election: She is ​expected to announceofficially her candidacy for ​president early next ​week.
(Definition of candidacy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"candidacy" in Business English

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candidacynoun [C, usually singular]

uk   us   /ˈkændɪdəsi/ ( UK also candidature)
POLITICS a ​situation in which someone is ​competing for an ​electedposition: He waited until the end of August to announce his candidacy.
(Definition of candidacy from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “candidacy”
in Arabic تَرشُّح, تَرشيح…
in Korean 입후보…
in Portuguese candidatura…
in Catalan candidatura…
in Japanese 立候補…
in Chinese (Simplified) 候选,候选资格…
in Turkish adaylık…
in Russian кандидатура…
in Chinese (Traditional) 候選,候選人資格(或身分)…
in Italian candidatura…
in Polish kandydatura…
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