eligibility

[ el-i-juh-buh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF eligibility

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Office Holding: Eligibility to office is limited by the constitution to electors.

So our lines of eligibility get more and more narrowly drawn.

Were I her father, Brook should prove his eligibility to propose for her, or else give her up.

You assert the decree of eligibility was not made by Frederick.

Her eligibility was suggested to the late friend of Persia's shah.

Cf. the preamble and the eligibility provision for the governorship.

And, because it regards them as a source of profit, it decrees the eligibility of citizens.

Its probability and its eligibility have really so equalled each other!

So he determines the conditions of eligibility, and the form of election.

You may relieve your mind of misgivings as to your eligibility.

WORD ORIGIN

1640s, see eligible + -ity.

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