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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
    avere i requisiti per una nomina
    to be eligible to do
    avere il diritto di fare
    the eligible candidates, students
    i candidati, gli studenti aventi diritto
    the 4 million eligible voters
    i 4 milioni di aventi diritto al voto

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