disqualification

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disqualification

[dis-kwol-uh-fi-key-shuhn]
noun
1.
an act or instance of disqualifying.
2.
the state of being disqualified.
3.
something that disqualifies.

Origin:
1705–15; disquali(fy) + -fication

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disqualify (dɪsˈkwɒlɪˌfaɪ)
 
vb , -fies, -fying, -fied
1.  to make unfit or unqualified
2.  to make ineligible, as for entry to an examination
3.  to debar (a player or team) from a sporting contest
4.  to divest or deprive of rights, powers, or privileges: disqualified from driving
 
dis'qualifiable
 
adj
 
disqualifi'cation
 
n
 
dis'qualifier
 
n

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Example sentences
Another demonstration of science's disqualification to venture outside the
  strict bounds of defined science.
Diversity is admission for reason of disqualification.
Noncompliance or return of prize notification as undeliverable will result in
  disqualification and selection of another winner.
Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in
  disqualification.
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