What does the word qualification mean?

Usage examples for qualification

  1. His wife was not in favor of his undertaking the work, though she could not deny that he had some distinct qualification for it. – The Quality of Mercy by W. D. Howells
  2. But, dear child, that's your finest qualification! – A College Girl by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  3. When we look at this complex combination which we have predicted as the basis of spiritual life, we do find something which gives it a peculiar qualification for being the protoplasm of the Christ- Life. – Natural Law in the Spiritual World by Henry Drummond