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English definition of “qualification”

qualification

noun     /ˌkwɒlɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/
EXAMS [C] mainly UK B1 what you get when you pass an exam or a course : [usually plural] legal / medical qualifications I want to go to college and get some qualifications so that I can get a good job . What qualifications do you need to be a nanny ?School and vocational qualifications
SKILLS [C] the skills , qualities , or experience that you need in order to do something: The only qualification needed for this job is an eye for detail .Skill, talent and ability
COMPETITION [U] success in getting into a competition : England's qualification for the World Cup Competitions, and parts of competitions
ADDITION [C, U] an addition to something that is said that makes its meaning less certain Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating
(Definition of qualification noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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