Qualification

  • 1 qualification — [ kalifikasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1431; lat. scolast. qualificatio, de qualificare → qualifier 1 ♦ Action ou manière de qualifier. ⇒ appellation, épithète, nom, titre. « Les habiles se sont décerné la qualification d hommes d État » (Hugo). « Un fait… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Qualification — demonstration of personal attributes, education, training and/or work experience (p. 3.11 ISO/I EC 17024:2003). Источник …

    Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • 3 qualification — qual‧i‧fi‧ca‧tion [ˌkwɒlfˈkeɪʆn ǁ ˌkwɑː ] noun 1. [countable usually plural] an examination that you have passed at school, university, or in your profession: • The government is determined to reduce the number of young people leaving school… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 Qualification — Qual i*fi*ca tion, n. [Cf. F. qualification. See {Qualify}.] 1. The act of qualifying, or the condition of being qualified. [1913 Webster] 2. That which qualifies; any natural endowment, or any acquirement, which fits a person for a place, office …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 qualification — I (condition) noun condicio, exceptio, exception, exemption, limitation, modification, provision, proviso, requirement, requisite, reservation, restriction, specification, stipulation, term II (fitness) noun ability, acceptability, admissibility …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 qualification — [n1] ability, aptitude accomplishment, adequacy, attainment, attribute, capability, capacity, competence, eligibility, endowment, experience, fitness, goods, makings, might, qualifiedness, quality, skill, stuff, suitability, suitableness, what it …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 qualification — Qualification. s. f. v. Il n est guere en usage que pour signifier, la Specification des qualitez d une proposition, d un dogme. On qualifie cette proposition de temeraire, de scandaleuse, il faut voir si cette qualification est juste …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 8 Qualification — (v. lat.), 1) Beilegung einer Eigenschaft, einer Benennung; 2) das sich Eignen einer Person zu einem Geschäft, od. die Tauglichkeit einer Sache zu einem bestimmten Zwecke überhaupt …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 qualification — (n.) 1540s, restriction, modification, from M.L. qualificationem (nom. qualificatio), noun of action from pp. stem of qualificare (see QUALIFY (Cf. qualify)). Meaning accomplishment that qualifies someone to do something is from 1660s; that of… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 qualification — ► NOUN 1) the action of qualifying or the fact of becoming qualified. 2) a pass of an examination or an official completion of a course. 3) a quality that makes someone suitable for a job or activity. 4) a condition that must be fulfilled before… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 qualification — [kwôl΄ə fi kā′shən, kwäl΄ə fi kā′shən] n. [ML qualificatio] 1. a qualifying or being qualified 2. a modification or restriction; limiting condition 3. any quality, skill, knowledge, experience, etc. that fits a person for a position, office,… …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 qualification — qual|i|fi|ca|tion W3S2 [ˌkwɔlıfıˈkeıʃən US ˌkwa: ] n 1.) [C usually plural] if you have a qualification, you have passed an examination or course to show you have a particular level of skill or knowledge in a subject… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 qualification */*/*/ — UK [ˌkwɒlɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n] / US [ˌkwɑləfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n] noun Word forms qualification : singular qualification plural qualifications 1) [countable] British something such as a degree or a diploma that you get when you successfully finish a course of… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 qualification — noun 1 (often qualifications) allowing sb to work, study, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ formal, paper (BrE) ▪ basic, minimum ▪ entry ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 qualification — qual|i|fi|ca|tion [ ,kwaləfı keıʃn ] noun * 1. ) count an ability or quality that you need in order to do a particular job or activity: qualification for: Reagan s command of television was a vital qualification for the presidency. 2. ) count or… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 qualification — [[t]kwɒ̱lɪfɪke͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] qualifications 1) N COUNT: usu pl Your qualifications are the examinations that you have passed. They will be encouraged to mix academic A levels with vocational qualifications... Lucy Thomson, 16, wants to study… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 Qualification — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Qualification >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 qualification qualification limitation modification coloring GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 allowance allowance grains of allowance consideration extenuating circumstances Sgm: N 2… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 18 qualification — noun 1 (countable usually plural) an examination that you have passed, especially at school or university: Eva had excellent academic qualifications, but no work experience. | a teaching qualification | paper qualifications (=official… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 QUALIFICATION — s. f. Attribution d une qualité, d un titre. Qualification de faussaire. La qualification des délits, des crimes. Cette proposition a été qualifiée de téméraire, de scandaleuse : il faut voir si cette qualification est juste. Qualification de… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 20 QUALIFICATION — n. f. Action de qualifier; attribution d’une qualité, d’un titre. Qualification de faussaire. La qualification des délits, des crimes. Cette proposition a été qualifiée de téméraire, de scandaleuse : il faut voir si cette qualification est juste …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)