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eligible

(el′ĭ-jĭ-bĭl) [L. eligibilis]
Qualified to be considered a candidate for a role, e.g., membership in a professional society or enrollment in an insurance program or a research study.
eligibility (el″ĭ-jĭ-bil′ĭt-ē)
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So far, around six million families have qualified for cash transfers under the eligibly cut-off score.
The new eligibly system is still under study and would be finalized pending Cabinet approval", Dr.
Sir Thomas's arguments, that Fanny is "'throwing away'" an "'opportunity of being settled in life, eligibly, honourably, nobly settled, as will, probably, never occur to you again'" (368), that she is being courted by a young man of "'fortune, and character'" (364), who might bring "'advantage'" (367) to her parents and brothers and sisters, all suggest that Henry's wealth and situation are key to Sir Thomas's sense of his eligibility.