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eligibility

el·i·gi·bil·i·ty

eligibility

 
pronunciation:
e lih j bI lih ti
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part of speech: noun
definition: the state or condition of being eligible, as for office, membership, marriage, or participation in some activity.
similar words:
qualification
Word Parts
The word eligibility contains the following parts:
leg2, lect1, lig Latin root that means gather; choose; read
-ability, -ibility, -bility, -ubility Latin noun-forming suffix that means ability to do, be, or undergo
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All adjectives ending in "-able," "-ible," "-uble" and "-ble" can combine with the suffix "-ity" to form nouns ending in -ability , -ibility , -ubility , or -bility .