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core competency

noun

a defined level of expertise that is essential or fundamental to a particular job; the primary area of expertise; specialty; the expertise that allows an organization or individual to beat its competitors

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A core competency is fundamental knowledge, ability, or expertise in a specific subject area or skill set.

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