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physical, mental, financial, or legal power to perform

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the quality of being adequately or well qualified physically and intellectually

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YOUR competence and MY wealth are very much alike, I dare say; and without them, as the world goes now, we shall both agree that every kind of external comfort must be wanting.
He would conceive the mansion to have been the residence of the stubborn old Puritan, Integrity, who, dying in some forgotten generation, had left a blessing in all its rooms and chambers, the efficacy of which was to be seen in the religion, honesty, moderate competence, or upright poverty and solid happiness, of his descendants, to this day.
He followed his business industriously for many years, acquired a competence, and in the latter part of his life attained to a dignified station in the church, being remembered in records and traditions as Deacon Drowne, the carver.
Casaubon had been slow and hesitating, oppressed in the plan of transmitting his work, as he had been in executing it, by the sense of moving heavily in a dim and clogging medium: distrust of Dorothea's competence to arrange what he had prepared was subdued only by distrust of any other redactor.
Excellent men, who had been forced all their lives to spell on an impromptu-phonetic system, and having carried on a successful business in spite of this disadvantage, had acquired money enough to give their sons a better start in life than they had had themselves, must necessarily take their chance as to the conscience and the competence of the schoolmaster whose circular fell in their way, and appeared to promise so much more than they would ever have thought of asking for, including the return of linen, fork, and spoon.
He was a patentee of the Openshaw unbreakable tire, and his business met with such success that he was able to sell it and to retire upon a handsome competence.
I had half a mind to save my dignity by telling him that if it was my seamanship he was alluding to I wanted him to understand that a fellow who had survived being turned inside out for an hour and a half by Captain R- was equal to any demand his old ship was likely to make on his competence.
The Division of Competences Between the EU and the Member States: Reflections on the Past, the Present and the Future
Objective: To evaluate the perception of fresh dental graduates regarding professional competences essential for a graduating dentist.
Competences of teachers in 21st century are subject matter knowledge, teaching abilities, dispositions, abilities and skills.
This year, ROSATOM expanded the number of competences up to 10 from 8 and won the medal place in each of them to be the leader in the team scoring.
Concepts as social and cognitive competences, core, general and specific competences, learning objectives and outcomes, levels of responsibility, qualitative benchmarks, qualification and educational standards have been developed in order to implement the best practice to train and educate people, not only in the schooling period, but also throughout life.
Consistent with existing research literature, social competences along with its components (Empathy and helping behavior, Social skills and obedience, antisocial behavior, communication skills) were significantly associated with academic achievement.
Rabat - Le ministre delegue charge des Marocains residant a l'etranger, Abdellatif Maazouz, a souligne, samedi a Rabat, le role cle des competences marocaines etablies aux Etats Unis dans la promotion des relations de cooperation bilaterale.
Energy giant Shell, known for its meticulous methods of identifying and developing talent, surveyed some of its CIMA-qualified staff and mapped the accountancy body's syllabus to Shell's required competences.
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