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Another word for competence

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Noun
  1. Physical, mental, financial, or legal power to perform

      1. A skill, talent, or capacity:
      2. The quality of being suitable for or receptive to a specified treatment:
      3. The quality of being able to do something, especially the physical, mental, financial, or legal power to accomplish something.
      1. The capacity to be used, treated, or developed for a specific purpose:
      2. A talent or ability that has potential for development or use:
      3. Abilities, features, etc. not yet developed or utilized
      1. The power to learn or retain knowledge; mental ability.
      2. The ability to do, make, or accomplish something; capability:
      3. The ability to receive, hold, or absorb something:
      1. Competence.
      2. A skill or ability.
      1. (Obs.) The power to do; ability to perform an action
      2. Power or ability to do some particular thing; special aptitude or skill
      3. A talent or natural ability for something:
      1. Strength or power of any degree
      2. Great or superior strength, power, force, or vigor
      3. Physical strength:
    See also:

    ability

  2. Conferred power

      1. The position of one having such power
      2. The power or right to give commands, enforce obedience, take action, or make final decisions; jurisdiction
      3. Persons, esp. in government, having the power or right to enforce orders, laws, etc.
      1. (Archaic) What a person is trained to do
      2. Power or ability to do some particular thing; special aptitude or skill
      3. The teachers and instructors of a school or college, or of one of its divisions, especially those considered permanent, full-time employees.
      1. The wishes of constituents expressed to a representative, legislature, etc., as through an election and regarded as an order
      2. In Roman law, a commission or contract by which a person undertakes to do something for another, without recompense but with indemnity against loss
      3. An authoritative order or command, esp. a written one
      1. What is right, or just, lawful, morally good, proper, correct, etc.
      2. A turn in the direction of the right hand or side.
      3. (Baseball) Right field.
      1. Competence.
      2. A skill or ability.
    See also:

    ability

Another word for competence

Noun
  1. Adequate income

  2. Qualification

      1. The capacity to be used, treated, or developed for a specific purpose:
      2. Abilities, features, etc. not yet developed or utilized
      3. The power or ability to generate an outcome
      1. Ability in such an art, craft, or science
      2. An art, trade, or technique, particularly one requiring use of the hands or body:
      3. A developed talent or ability:
      1. The condition of being fit; suitability, appropriateness, healthiness, etc.
      2. (Biology) The extent to which an organism is able to produce offspring in a particular environment.
      3. Good health, especially good physical condition resulting from exercise and proper nutrition.
      1. The state or quality of being proficient; competence.
    See also:

    ability