Definition of Habilitate in English :

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Habilitate meaning in English

Meaning of Habilitate in English

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Habilitate pronunciation in English

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1. habilitate

qualify for teaching at a university in Europe

Example Sentences:
'He habilitated after his sabbatical at a prestigious American university'

2. apparel, clothe, dress, enclothe, fit out, garb, garment, habilitate, raiment, tog

provide with clothes or put clothes on

Example Sentences:
'Parents must feed and dress their child'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of habilitate
1. (transitive) mainly Western US
to equip and finance (a mine)
2. (intransitive)
to qualify for office
3. (transitive) archaic
to clothe

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see synonyms of habilitate
verb transitiveWord forms: haˈbiliˌtated or haˈbiliˌtating
to clothe; equip; outfit
2.  Archaic
to train; make capable
3.  Mining
to provide (a mine) with the capital and equipment needed to work it

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see synonyms of habilitate
v. ha·bil·i·tat·ed, ha·bil·i·tat·ing, ha·bil·i·tates
1. To clothe.
2. To fit out or equip (a mine) for operation.
3. Obsolete To impart an ability or capacity to.
To qualify oneself for a post or office.

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