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British English: /ˈɛlɪdʒɪb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈɛlədʒəb(ə)l/


  • 1 (qualifying) See examples: to be eligible for
    (allowance, benefit, membership)
    to be eligible for appointment
    remplir les conditions pour être nommé
    to be eligible to do
    être en droit de faire
    the eligible candidates/students
    les candidats/étudiants qui remplissent les conditions requises
    the 4 million eligible voters
    les 4 millions de personnes en droit de voter
  • 2
    (marriageable) See examples: an eligible bachelor
    un beau or bon parti

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