• WordNet 3.6
    • v habilitate provide with clothes or put clothes on "Parents must feed and dress their child"
    • v habilitate qualify for teaching at a university in Europe "He habilitated after his sabbatical at a prestigious American university"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Habilitate Qualified or entitled.
    • v. t Habilitate hȧ*bĭl"ĭ*tāt To fit out; to equip; to qualify; to entitle.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • habilitate To qualify; entitle.
    • habilitate In parts of the United States acquired from Mexico, to furnish with means to work a mine.
    • habilitate To acquire certain necessary qualifications, as for an office; specifically (from German habilitiren), to qualify as teacher in a German university.
    • habilitate Qualified; entitled.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.i Habilitate to acquire certain necessary qualifications, esp. for the office of teacher in a German university (Ger. habilitiren)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
LL. habilitatus, p. p. of habilitare, to enable
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Low L. habilitation -em—L. habilis, able.


In literature:

For the things which we formerly have spoken of, are but habilitations towards arms; and what is habilitation without intention and act?
"Essays" by Francis Bacon
For our own sake we must habilitate him, educate and elevate him, make him, if possible, a contented and useful citizen.
"Marse Henry, Complete" by Henry Watterson
The Bureau of Agriculture at Manila announced in 1915 that an effort was to be made to re-habilitate the coffee industry of the islands.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
Habilite (je me), 521.
"An Introductorie for to Lerne to Read, To Pronounce, and to Speke French Trewly" by Anonymous

In news:

NU's College of Education offering academic programs in community habilitation .
Advocates argue over future of Missouri's habilitation centers.
The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) commends APA and ASHA for aspiring to provide guiding principles for interdisciplinary teams involved in habilitative and rehabilitative services for individuals with acquired brain injury.
The recent "Community Sailing Day" sponsored by Sail-Habilitation, during which disabled persons went out for boat rides, was a big success.

In science:

Processus de branchement, cascades multiplicatives et fractals al´eatoires; habilitation thesis: Universit´e de Rennes 1, 1999.
Random walks in random environment on trees and multiplicative chaos
Math´e, Approximation theory of stochastic numerical methods, Habilitation thesis, FU Berlin, 1994.
On the Power of Quantum Algorithms for Vector Valued Mean Computation
Palev, Lie algebraical aspects of the quantum statistics, (Habilitation thesis, Inst.
A classification of generalized quantum statistics associated with classical Lie algebras
Hillen T., Transport Equations and Chemosensitive Movement, Habilitation thesis, University of T¨ubingen, T¨ubingen, Germany (2001).
Asymptotic expansion of semi-Markov random evolutions
Kazarian, Characteristic classes in singularity theory (Russian), Habilitation thesis, Steklov Math.
Invariants of singular sets of smooth maps
Habilitation Thesis, ETH Zurch, Switzerland. 33. Teweldeberhan A. M., Bonev S. A. (2008) High-pressure phases of calcium and their finite-temperature phase boundaries.
Exotic behavior and crystal structures of calcium under pressure
Theorem 1.13 is very similar to the quantifier elimination results of Gurevich and Schmitt; here we give a little translation table between our language Lsyn and the one used in Schmitt’s habilitation thesis .
Quantifier elimination in ordered abelian groups
However, as was pointed out recently by Jammes in his habilitation thesis , it seems that geometers ignore that many algebraic aspects of this algebra was indirectly and independently studied by Greub in the sixties and later by Greub and Vanstone, under the name of Mixed exterior algebra, see for instance [5, 16].
On some algebraic identities and the exterior product of double forms
Jammes, Autour de la g´eometrie du Laplacien de Hodge-de Rham, Habilitation thesis, Universit´e de Nice, December 2011.
On some algebraic identities and the exterior product of double forms
Recknagel, “Boundary conformal field theory and the world-sheet approach to D-branes,” Habilitation thesis, unpublished. C.
The scientific work of Sonia Stanciu
Global and local positivity of line bund les, Habilitation, 2001. T.
Computing multi-point Seshadri constants on P2
He received his Ph.D. and his habilitation from the University of ErlangenN¨urnberg.
Zariski decomposition: a new (old) chapter of linear algebra
Zoller’s group at the University of Innsbruck, where he got the Habilitation for professorship in theoretical physics in 2011.
Condensed Matter Theory of Dipolar Quantum Gases
He has obtained his Doctorate from the University of Innsbruck in 1977, and the Habilitation for professorship in 1981.
Condensed Matter Theory of Dipolar Quantum Gases
TANASA, Combinatorics in Quantum Field Theory and Random Tensor Models, 2012, Habilitation thesis, in preparation. 2. A.
Tensor models, a quantum field theoretical particularization