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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 announce officially her candidacy for president early next week.
Translations of “candidacy”
in Korean 입후보…
in Arabic تَرشُّح, تَرشيح…
in Portuguese candidatura…
in Catalan candidatura…
in Japanese 立候補…
in Italian candidatura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 候選,候選人資格(或身分)…
in Russian кандидатура…
in Turkish adaylık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 候选,候选资格…
in Polish kandydatura…
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