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Significado de “competence” - Diccionario Inglés

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competencenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈkɒm.pɪ.təns/  us   /ˈkɑːm-/ (also competency)
C1 the ​ability to do something well: Her competence as a ​teacher is ​unquestionable. He ​reached a ​reasonablelevel of competence in his ​English.
(Definition of competence from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "competence" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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uk   us   /ˈkɒmpɪtəns/
[C or U] (also competency) the ​ability to do something well: Students can prove their competence by ​performing well in the ​exam. The ideal ​candidate will have both a ​design sensibility and competence in the relevant ​softwarepackages. We need ​objectivestandards to ​assess the competency of our ​workforce.
[C or U] (also competency) HR an important ​skill that is needed to do a ​job: The ​writerstresses the need for wide-ranging competencies in ​addition to ​specificknowledge.
[U] LAW the ​power of a ​person, ​business, ​court, or ​government to ​deal with something or take ​legal decisions: sb's competence to do sth There are ​concerns about his competence to ​standtrial. At ​present, ​nationalauthorities have competence in these ​cases.
(Definition of competence from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “competence”
en árabe كَفاءة…
en coreano 능력…
en portugués competência…
en catalán competència…
en japonés 能力…
en chino (simplificado) 能力, 才干, 水平…
en chino (tradicionál) 能力, 才幹, 水準…
en italiano competenza…
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