Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    Qualified. See 50 Kan. 275, 34 Am. St. Rep. 113, 20 L. R. A. 97, 32 Pac. 1123.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    As applled to a candidate for an elective offico, this term'mcans capable of being chosen; the subject of selection or choice; and also implies competency to hold the office if chosen. Demaree v. Scates, 50 Kan. 275, 32 Pae, 1123, 20 In R. A. 97, 34 Am. St. Rep. 113; Carroll v. Green, 148 Ind. 362, 47 N. E. 223; Searcy v. Grow, 15 Oal. 121; Pcople v. Purdy, 21 App. Div. 66, 47 N. Y. Supp. 601.