Proficiency vs Illustriousness - What's the difference?

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Proficiency is a related term of illustriousness.

As nouns the difference between proficiency and illustriousness

is that proficiency is ability, skill, competence while illustriousness is the state of being illustrious.




  • Ability, skill, competence.
  • a test of proficiency in English
    to attain (or to reach) proficiency
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    * ability * command * competence * skill * See also




  • the state of being illustrious