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'merits'

Overview of noun merit
1. merit, virtue -- (any admirable quality or attribute; "work of great merit")

2. deservingness, merit, meritoriousness -- (the quality of being deserving (e.g., deserving assistance); "there were many children whose deservingness he recognized and rewarded")


Overview of verb merit

The verb merit has 1 sense


1. deserve, merit -- (be worthy or deserving; "You deserve a promotion after all the hard work you have done")



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