incompetency definition

  • noun:
    • Incompetence.
    • the healthiness of being inexperienced
    • the smoothness or problem to be inexperienced; insufficient competence; incapacity, whether real, ethical, or intellectual; disqualification; incapacity; inadequacy.
    • In law, lack of certification for the overall performance of a legal work, or to provide a legal purpose, as incapacity for acting in courtroom as judge, juror, or experience, from personal interest, insufficient jurisdiction, or other special or appropriate unfitness.
    • insufficient physical or intellectual ability or qualifications

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