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competency

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English

Noun

Singular
competency

Plural
competenc

competency (competenc)
  1. The ability to perform some task.
  2. (law) Meeting specified qualifications to perform.
  3. (linguistics) implicit knowledge of a language’s structure.

Quotations

  • "By the year 2000, American students will leave grades four, eight, and twelve having demonstrated competency in challenging subject matter including English, mathematics, science, history, and geography...." — Bill Clinton, My Life, 2004

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