Definitions for competencyˈkɒm pɪ tən si
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
com•pe•ten•cyˈkɒm pɪ tən si(n.)(pl.)-cies.
Origin of competency:
the quality of being adequately or well qualified physically and intellectually
A sufficient supply (of).
A sustainable income
The ability to perform some task; competence.
Meeting specified qualifications to perform.
implicit knowledge of a languageu2019s structure.
Origin: From competentia.
the state of being competent; fitness; ability; adequacy; power
property or means sufficient for the necessaries and conveniences of life; sufficiency without excess
legal capacity or qualifications; fitness; as, the competency of a witness or of a evidence
right or authority; legal power or capacity to take cognizance of a cause; as, the competence of a judge or court
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