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dis·qual·i·fi·ca·tion

 (dĭs-kwŏl′ə-fĭ-kā′shən)
n.
1. The act of disqualifying or the condition of having been disqualified.
2. Something that disqualifies: illness as a disqualification for enlistment in the army.

dis•qual•i•fi•ca•tion

(dɪsˌkwɒl ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən)

n.
1. an act or instance of disqualifying.
2. the state of being disqualified.
3. something that disqualifies.
[1705–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disqualification - unfitness that bars you from participation
unfitness - the quality of not being suitable; "the judges agreed on his unfitness for the appointment"
2.disqualification - the act of preventing someone from participating by finding them unqualified
prevention, bar - the act of preventing; "there was no bar against leaving"; "money was allocated to study the cause and prevention of influenza"
recusal, recusation - (law) the disqualification of a judge or jury by reason of prejudice or conflict of interest; a judge can be recused by objections of either party or judges can disqualify themselves

disqualification

noun ban, exclusion, elimination, rejection, ineligibility, debarment, disenablement, disentitlement He faces a four-year disqualification from athletics.
Translations
diskvalifikacepříčina nezpůsobilosti
diskvalifikation
vanhæfni; frávísun
diskalifiyeyarışma dışı bırakma

disqualification

[dɪsˌkwɒlɪfɪˈkeɪʃən] N
1. (= act, effect) → inhabilitación f (Sport) → descalificación f
2. (= thing that disqualifies) → impedimento m

disqualification

[dɪsˌkwɒlɪfɪˈkeɪʃən] ndisqualification f
disqualification from sth [+ competition, event] → disqualification de qch
disqualification from driving (British)retrait m du permis de conduire

disqualification

n
Ausschluss m; (Sport) → Disqualifikation f; disqualification (from driving)Führerscheinentzug m
(= disqualifying factor)Grund mzur Disqualifikation

disqualification

[dɪsˌkwɒlɪfɪˈkeɪʃn] n (from competition) → squalifica; (of member) → espulsione f (Brit) (from driving) → ritiro della patente

disqualify

(disˈkwolifai) verb
1. to put out of a competition etc for breaking rules. She was disqualified for being too young.
2. to make unfit for some purpose. His colour-blindness disqualified him for the Air Force.
disˌqualifiˈcation (-fi-) noun
References in classic literature ?
But there was no peculiar disgrace in this; for it was very much the case with the chief of their visitors, who almost all laboured under one or other of these disqualifications for being agreeable--Want of sense, either natural or improved--want of elegance--want of spirits--or want of temper.
She was, in short, an utter failure, an ignorant, incompetent, pretentious, unwelcome, penniless, useless little snob; and though she did not admit these disqualifications (for nobody ever faces unpleasant truths of this kind until the possibility of a way out dawns on them) she felt their effects too keenly to be satisfied with her position.
Now, Halford, before I close this letter, I'll tell you who Eliza Millward was: she was the vicar's younger daughter, and a very engaging little creature, for whom I felt no small degree of partiality; - and she knew it, though I had never come to any direct explanation, and had no definite intention of so doing, for my mother, who maintained there was no one good enough for me within twenty miles round, could not bear the thoughts of my marrying that insignificant little thing, who, in addition to her numerous other disqualifications, had not twenty pounds to call her own.
Sources said the law ministry was of the view that amendment to the election law would be possible only after amending Articles 102 and 191 of the Constitution to empower Parliament to lay down the qualification of MPs and MLAs apart from disqualifications.
The mass disqualifications have guaranteed that conservatives will retain their absolute majority in the next parliament, which they won four years ago following disqualifications on a similar scale.
McLaren lawyer, Ian Mill QC, pointed out to the four judges presiding over the matter that there had been 26 instances in Formula One history where there had been disqualifications and a championship reclassification.
And he added that much more could have been done to brief prosecution teams about their ability to seek disqualifications and the desirability of actually doing so.
The EU's 1998 Convention on Driving Disqualifications is designed to ensure that drivers from all member states lose their licence if they break enough motoring laws within a foreign EU country.
INGLEWOOD - Under fire from bettors and horsemen since a summer of debatable disqualifications at Del Mar, California racetrack stewards received an unusual suggestion recently.
Over the past five years, the number of UK company directors that have faced disqualification orders has remained fairly consistent at over 1,700, however, over the last year director disqualifications have dropped to a five-year-low reaching 1,527.
CPAs working in this area should be aware of the regulations' complexities; even minor errors or omissions can lead to penalties, tax liabilities or plan disqualifications.
Two of his three other defeats came from disqualifications to former heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe.