Meaning of “eligibility” in the English Dictionary


"eligibility" in Business English

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eligibilitynoun [ U ]

uk /ˌelɪdʒəˈbɪləti/ us

the fact of being allowed to do or receive something because you satisfy certain conditions:

The poverty level is the official measure used to decide eligibility for federal health, housing, nutrition, and child care benefits.

(Definition of “eligibility” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)