Definitions for habilitatehəˈbɪl ɪˌteɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. habilitate(verb)

    qualify for teaching at a university in Europe

    "He habilitated after his sabbatical at a prestigious American university"

  2. dress, clothe, enclothe, garb, raiment, tog, garment, habilitate, fit out, apparel(verb)

    provide with clothes or put clothes on

    "Parents must feed and dress their child"


  1. habilitate(Verb)

    European institutions of higher education: To qualify as an instructor or professor. Usually associated with defense of a dissertation or similar project.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Habilitate(adj)

    qualified or entitled

  2. Habilitate(verb)

    to fit out; to equip; to qualify; to entitle

  3. Origin: [LL. habilitatus, p. p. of habilitare to enable.]

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