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a level of superiority that is usually high

a special feature or quality that confers superiority

to acquire as a result of one's behavior or effort

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any admirable quality or attribute

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the quality of being deserving (e.g., deserving assistance)

be worthy or deserving

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This final group of winners brings the number of 2013 National Merit Scholars to more than 7,800.
Because Arizona holds retention elections (other merit selection systems might use other means for determining retention), we have instituted a unique constitutionally mandated program.
Malette Funeral Home & Monuments, Iroquois Falls (Award of Merit 1993)
Further, a plaintiff bringing a medical malpractice claim against a health care provider under the theory of vicarious liability (such as a claim against a doctor's employer) must file a certificate of merit as to each of the other licensed professionals, whether or not they are named defendants in the action.
Jed believes that his work on merit badges helped him to recognize and understand his strengths and weaknesses, as well as his likes and dislikes.
Three other city department heads also were granted merit increases, but are not affected because their raises were part of the earlier charter provisions and went through different procedures.
Granlund was awarded the CMI Directors' Award in, 1983 an AFS Award of Scientific Merit in, 1978 and, in 1984, formed Foundry Systems control
An award of merit is given for taking conspicuous action in rendering aid during a lifesaving or life-threatening situation under circumstances that pose calculated risk.
ISI), a premier software solutions managed services and software products provider, have formed an alliance to use Merit Matrix Connect (MMC) to create a unique tightly integrated interface.
The Lower Hopton bowler won back-to-back Yorkshire Merit titles to qualify once again and he will joined by clubmate Robert Hitchen (Spen Masters) and Mirfield Old Bank's Andrew Sykes (John Smiths Classic) along with former winner Graeme Wilson in the Beryl and Don Cooke-sponsored seaside showdown.
Hart High School's Emily Davis is the only graduating senior in the Santa Clarita Valley to win a college-sponsored National Merit Scholarship, officials said.
Additionally, the Company announced the release of several new products, including a new series of Resolve[R] drainage catheters with marker bands, Prelude[R] introducer sheath line extensions, the ShortStop Advantage[TM], the Merit Advance[TM] angiography needle and the Impress[R] 5-French flush catheter.
Of 1,347 entries from 19 countries, 45 received awards of EXCELLENCE, and 79 received awards of MERIT.