expertise


expertise
noun
ADJECTIVE
considerable, extensive, great
limited
appropriate, relevant

Each area of the curriculum should be led by a staff member with appropriate expertise.

necessary

An outsider will lack the necessary expertise to run the company.

existing
particular, special, specialist (esp. BrE), specific

areas of special expertise

collective, combined

They met regularly to develop their collective expertise.

in-house, local, outside

We sometimes have to call on outside expertise.

staff
subject
academic, business, clinical, engineering, financial, legal, management, managerial, marketing, medical, professional, scientific, technical, technological
… OF EXPERTISE
degree, level

A high degree of expertise is required for this work.

VERB + EXPERTISE
have

She has great expertise in these matters.

lack
need, require
acquire, develop, gain
build on

This project builds on the existing expertise of our staff.

lend, provide

Professor Simpson provided expertise in engineering.

apply, bring, bring to bear, use

How could he apply his academic expertise to practical matters?

He will bring a great deal of expertise to bear on this issue.

bring together, call on, draw on

The project brings together expertise in teaching and library provision.

We need to draw on the professional expertise of a large number of teachers.

rely on
offer, pass on (esp. BrE), share

The teachers would be available to share expertise and offer advice.

EXPERTISE + VERB
be available

We need to discover what relevant expertise is available to us.

PREPOSITION
expertise in

I have gained expertise in specialist financial areas.

expertise on

She brings expertise on general financial and technical matters.

PHRASES
an area of expertise, a field of expertise
a range of expertise

The variety of technology requires a wide range of expertise.


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  • expertise — ex‧per‧tise [ˌekspɜːˈtiːz ǁ ɜːr ] noun [uncountable] JOBS special skills or knowledge in an area of work or study: • the broker s international tax and accounting expertise • An independent financial adviser s area of expertise includes products… …   Financial and business terms

  • expertise — 1868, from Fr. expertise (16c.) expert appraisal, expert s report, from expert (see EXPERT (Cf. expert)). Earlier in same sense was expertness (c.1600) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Expertise — (franz.), Untersuchung durch Sachverständige; expertisieren, etwas durch Sachverständige untersuchen lassen …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • expertise — index comprehension, experience (background), facility (easiness), faculty (ability), gift ( …   Law dictionary

  • expertise — /ɛkspɛr tiz/ s.f., fr. [der. di expert esperto ], in ital. invar. (artist.) [riconoscimento dell autenticità di un opera d arte fatto da un esperto] ▶◀ autentica, autenticazione, perizia …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • expertise — |èquecepèrtize| s. f. Avaliação (por peritos).   ‣ Etimologia: palavra francesa …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • expertise — /fr. ɛkspɛʀˈtɪz/ [vc. fr., da expert «esperto»] s. f. inv. (di opera d arte) dichiarazione di autenticità, autenticità, autentificazione, autentica □ (est.) consulenza …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • expertise — / expertness [n] knowledge, proficiency ability, ableness, adroitness, aptness, art, cleverness, command, competence, craft, cunning, deftness, dexterity, dodge*, facility, finesse, goods*, ingeniousness, judgment, knack*, know how*, line*,… …   New thesaurus

  • Expertise — [Network (Rating 5600 9600)] Auch: • Fachwissen …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • expertise — ► NOUN ▪ great skill or knowledge in a particular field …   English terms dictionary


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