Competent

Definition of Competent

Com´pe`tent   Pronunciation: kǒm´pė`tent; 94
a.1.Answering to all requirements; adequate; sufficient; suitable; capable; legally qualified; fit.
2.Rightfully or properly belonging; incident; - followed by to.
That is the privilege of the infinite Author of things, . . . but is not competent to any finite being.
- Locke.

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