Definition of Candidate. Meaning of Candidate. Synonyms of Candidate

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Definition of Candidate

Candidate
Candidate Can"di*date, n. [L. Candidatus, n. (because candidates for office in Rome were clothed in a white toga.) fr. candidatus clothed in white, fr. candiduslittering, white: cf. F. candidat.] One who offers himself, or is put forward by others, as a suitable person or an aspirant or contestant for an office, privilege, or honor; as, a candidate for the office of governor; a candidate for holy orders; a candidate for scholastic honors.

Meaning of Candidate from wikipedia

- A candidate, or nominee, is the prospective recipient of an award or honor, or a person s****ing or being considered for some kind of position; for example:...
- Officer candidate or officer aspirant (OA) is a rank in some militaries of the world that is an appointed position while a person is in training to become...
- candidate in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. The Manchurian Candidate is a 1959 political thriller novel by Richard Condon. The Manchurian Candidate...
- The Manchurian Candidate is a novel by Richard Condon, first published in 1959. It is a political thriller about the son of a prominent U.S. political...
- A perennial candidate is a political candidate who frequently runs for elected office and rarely, if ever, wins. Perennial candidates' existence lies...
- Prospective parliamentary candidate (PPC), in British politics, is a candidate selected by political parties to fight individual Westminster constituencies...
- write-in candidate is a candidate whose name does not appear on the ballot but s****s election by asking voters to cast a vote for the candidate by physically...
- In politics, a lead candidate (German: Spitzenkandidat; Dutch: lijsttrekker, lit.‚ÄČ'list puller') is the leader of a political party in an election to...
- A candidate key, or simply a key, of a relational database is a minimal superkey. In other words, it is any set of columns that have a unique combination...
- A private candidate, also known as an external candidate, in the UK examination system is a person who enters an examination but is not enrolled as a student...