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disqualification

[dis-kwol-uh-fi-key-shuh n] /dɪsˌkwɒl ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
an act or instance of disqualifying.
2.
the state of being disqualified.
3.
something that disqualifies.
Origin of disqualification
1705-1715
1705-15; disquali(fy) + -fication
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n.

1710s, agent noun from disqualify.

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