As nouns the difference between qualification and qualitative
is that qualification
is a clause or condition which qualifies something; a modification, a limitation while qualitative
is something qualitative.
As an adjective qualitative is
of descriptions or distinctions based on some quality rather than on some quantity.
A clause or condition which qualifies something; a modification, a limitation.
The act or process of qualifying for a position, achievement etc.
- I accept your offer, but with the following qualification .
(obsolete) A quality or attribute.
*1714 , (Bernard Mandeville), The Fable of the Bees :
*:To shew, that these Qualfications , which we all pretend to be asham'd of, are the great support of a flourishing Society has been the subject of the foregoing Poem.
An ability or attribute that aids someone's chances of qualifying for something; specifically, completed professional training.
- Qualification for this organization is extraordinarily difficult.
- What are your qualifications for this job?
* qualification problem
of descriptions or distinctions based on some quality rather than on some quantity
(chemistry) of a form of analysis that yields the identity of a compound