Definition of 'criterion'
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But the question of how to judge the criteria for military engagement remains the most difficult. Times, Sunday Times (2017)You can only apply for those years in which you both meet the criteria. The Sun (2016)New entry criteria will have to be drawn up to determine who is allowed in. Times, Sunday Times (2017)What are the criteria for entry? Times, Sunday Times (2016)She was expected to return home against the family's wishes because she did not meet the criteria to join him. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Any criteria must reflect that. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If a patient feels that they require this surgery but do not meet these criteria, there is a clear appeals system via individual funding requests. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Companies that do not meet all the criteria can be considered for our Ones to Watch programme. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Companies must meet our criteria, which include:? Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is not my ambition to see Russian athletes sitting outside our sport for the foreseeable future, but we have criteria that must be met. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This means the selection criteria have to be crystal clear. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You can buy under either scheme so long as you both meet the eligibility criteria. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Why do they make the criteria so strict? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Essentially the procedure has been to try to quantify aspects of the policy criteria. Science, Technology, and Social Change (1988)When you are buying fish there are two important criteria that ought to be fulfilled. SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)Space should not be the criteria which decides whether criminals get out. The Sun (2006)This is why career advisers say you should choose five universities with varying entry criteria. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The efficacy of these meditations cannot be judged by academic criteria. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was also the only facility within fifteen miles to meet those criteria. Christianity Today (2000)The top criteria must be for a leader capable of going on the front foot. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This approach involves establishing selection and eligibility criteria and ensuring compatibility with other initiatives in a company. Times, Sunday Times (2015)See website for eligibility criteria and full terms and conditions. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Three per cent said that being famous was the most important criterion for their career. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Some countries said the entry criteria were too strict. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The biggest hurdles were choosing which regiments to include and which criteria to judge them on. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Plus a new criterion that must be met. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The selection criteria are sufficiently flexible to include controversial outsiders. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Each university determines its own eligibility criteria. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This theory outlines criteria that are important when deciding which assets are worth buying. Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (1995) Decide on the criteria for assessing the skill and make them as specific and clear as you can. Training with N.L.P. (1994)Raising capital against the buy-to-let will be possible subject to standard lender criteria. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Over the last three centuries British defence policy had to meet three criteria if it was to succeed. The British way in Warfare - 1688-2000 (1990)Lenders have been quietly relaxing their criteria to make sure borrowers can still afford to trade up the housing ladder as prices move further out of reach. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They may also score very highly on the relatively restricted criteria of a standard IQ test. The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)The UK has set strict sustainability criteria to make sure that biomass is not sourced from rainforests, for example. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'criterion'
British English: criterion /kraɪˈtɪərɪən/ NOUN
A criterion is a factor on which you judge or decide something.
The bank is reviewing its criteria for lending money.
- American English: criterion
- Arabic: مِعْيار
- Brazilian Portuguese: critério
- Chinese: 标准
- Croatian: kriterij
- Czech: kritérium
- Danish: kriterium
- Dutch: criterium
- European Spanish: criterio
- Finnish: kriteeri
- French: critère
- German: Kriterium
- Greek: κριτήριο
- Italian: criterio
- Japanese: 基準
- Korean: 기준
- Norwegian: kriterium
- Polish: kryterium
- European Portuguese: critério
- Romanian: criteriu
- Russian: критерий
- Spanish: criterio
- Swedish: kriterium
- Thai: เกณฑ์
- Turkish: ölçüt
- Ukrainian: критерій
- Vietnamese: tiêu chí
Definition of criterion from the Collins English Dictionary
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