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Concept vs Competence - What's the difference?

concept | competence |


As nouns the difference between concept and competence

is that concept is an understanding retained in the mind, from experience, reasoning and/or imagination; a generalization (generic, basic form), or abstraction (mental impression), of a particular set of instances or occurrences (specific, though different, recorded manifestations of the concept) while competence is the quality or state of being competent, i.e. able or suitable for a general role.

Competence vs Possible - What's the difference?

competence | possible |


As nouns the difference between competence and possible

is that competence is skill while possible is a possible one.

As an adjective possible is

(usually|not comparable) able but not certain to happen; neither inevitable nor impossible.

Competence vs Undefined - What's the difference?

competence | undefined |


As a noun competence

is skill.

As an adjective undefined is

lacking a definition or value.

Competence vs Rivalry - What's the difference?

competence | rivalry |


As nouns the difference between competence and rivalry

is that competence is skill while rivalry is the relationship between two or more rivals who regularly compete with each other the term usually applies to two rivals.

Productivity vs Competence - What's the difference?

productivity | competence |


As nouns the difference between productivity and competence

is that productivity is the state of being productive, fertile or efficient while competence is skill.

Competence vs Abilities - What's the difference?

competence | abilities |


As nouns the difference between competence and abilities

is that competence is skill while abilities is .

Competitive vs Competence - What's the difference?

competitive | competence |


As an adjective competitive

is capable of competing successfully.

As a noun competence is

the quality or state of being competent, i.e. able or suitable for a general role.

Prudence vs Competence - What's the difference?

prudence | competence |


As nouns the difference between prudence and competence

is that prudence is the quality or state of being prudent; wisdom in the way of caution and provision; discretion; carefulness; hence, also, economy; frugality while competence is the quality or state of being competent, i.e. able or suitable for a general role.

As a proper noun Prudence

is {{given name|female|from=English}}, one of the Puritan virtue names.

Competence vs Adept - What's the difference?

competence | adept |


As nouns the difference between competence and adept

is that competence is the quality or state of being competent, i.e. able or suitable for a general role while adept is one fully skilled or well versed in anything; a proficient; as, adepts in philosophy.

As an adjective adept is

well skilled; completely versed; thoroughly proficient.

Role vs Competence - What's the difference?

role | competence |


As nouns the difference between role and competence

is that role is an alternative spelling of lang=en while competence is the quality or state of being competent, i.e. able or suitable for a general role.

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