What does competency mean?

Definitions for competency
ˈkɒm pɪ tən sicom·pe·ten·cy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. competence, competency(noun)

    the quality of being adequately or well qualified physically and intellectually

GCIDE

  1. Competency(n.)

    the quality of being adequately or well qualified physically and intellectually, especially possession of the skill and knowledge required (for a task).

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. comptence, from L. competentia agreement.]

Wiktionary

  1. competency(Noun)

    A sufficient supply (of).

  2. competency(Noun)

    A sustainable income

  3. competency(Noun)

    The ability to perform some task; competence.

  4. competency(Noun)

    Meeting specified qualifications to perform.

  5. competency(Noun)

    implicit knowledge of a language's structure.

  6. Origin: From competentia.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Competency(noun)

    the state of being competent; fitness; ability; adequacy; power

  2. Competency(noun)

    property or means sufficient for the necessaries and conveniences of life; sufficiency without excess

  3. Competency(noun)

    legal capacity or qualifications; fitness; as, the competency of a witness or of a evidence

  4. Competency(noun)

    right or authority; legal power or capacity to take cognizance of a cause; as, the competence of a judge or court

  5. Origin: [Cf. F. comptence, from L. competentia agreement.]

How to pronounce competency?

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How to say competency in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of competency in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of competency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of competency in a Sentence

  1. John Blackledge:

    TV is not their core competency.

  2. Jason Cone:

    Our core competency is not squarely at the center of the agenda.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    The tendency to do slavery is rewarded through increments and promotion in an organisation and not competency.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A person's mind has only that big space to keep either competency or currency , but never both at the same time

  5. Brenda Daly:

    He acted out, he insulted everyone he could possibly insult in the courtroom. It raised doubts about his competency.

Images & Illustrations of competency

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