Definition of qualification
- this statement stands without qualification
- the applicant with the best qualifications
- a qualification for membership
She is finishing up her qualification in marketing.
He is studying for his teaching qualification.
Students working towards their qualifications.
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: a special skill or type of experience or knowledge that makes someone suitable to do a particular job or activity
: something that is necessary in order for you to do, have, or be a part of something
: something that is added to a statement to limit or change its effect or meaning
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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