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adjective     qualified pronunciation in American English

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  1. 1
    [only before noun] qualified support or agreement is not completely positive because someone has some doubts or criticisms

    The proposals were met with qualified approval.

  2. 2
    thoroughly trained for a particular job

    a qualified doctor/nurse/teacher

    1. a.
      able to do something, because you have the knowledge, skill, or experience that is needed
      well/suitably qualified to do something:

      She is particularly well qualified to give an opinion.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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