合格性; 資格; 技能; 限定 QUAL
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.
There is no qualification for government but virtue and wisdom, actual or presumptive. --Burke.
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.
n 1: an attribute that must be met or complied with and that fits
a person for something; "her qualifications for the job
are excellent"; "one of the qualifications for admission
is an academic degree"; "she has the makings of fine
musician" [syn: makings]
2: the act of modifying or changing the strength of some idea;
"his new position involves a qualification of his party's
3: a statement that limits or restricts some claim; "he
recommended her without any reservations" [syn: reservation]