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Definition of Qualification


  1. The act of qualifying, or the condition of being qualified.
  2. That which qualifies; any natural endowment, or any acquirement, which fits a person for a place, office, or employment, or which enables him to sustian any character with success; an enabling quality or circumstance; requisite capacity or possession.
  3. The act of limiting, or the state of being limited; that which qualifies by limiting; modification; restriction; hence, abatement; diminution; as, to use words without any qualification.

Qualification Quotations

In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
Arthur Schopenhauer

The first qualification for a historian is to have no ability to invent.

The chief qualification of a mass leader has become unending infallibility; he can never admit an error.
Hannah Arendt

Friends have suggested that I am the least qualified person to talk about happiness, because I am often down, and sometimes profoundly depressed. But I think that's where my qualification comes from. Because to know happiness, it helps to know unhappiness.
Alastair Campbell

I will watch a movie that is quote unquote dark and not get the qualification of what is dark and what is not.
Will Ferrell
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Qualification Translations

qualification in Afrikaans is kwalifikasie
qualification in Dutch is bevoegdheid, kwalificatie
qualification in French is homologation, qualification
qualification in Norwegian is forutsetning, kvalifikasjon

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