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the background (of a candidate): the history, the credentials, the education, the experience (of a candidate)
I have a background in economics and political science: I studied them at university.

background (noise): distant, accidental (noise)
-What's that I can hear in the background of your song? -That was when I dropped my guitar.

the background (of a photo): the distant part that's not the foreground, the furthest away part (of a photo)
-What's in the background of the picture? -It's the sea.

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