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certificate

cer·tif·i·cate

certificate

 
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
pronunciation: sr tI f kiht
definition 1: a document stating or affirming the veracity or factuality of something.
a death certificate
synonyms:
testimonial
similar words:
affidavit, certification, document, documentation, statement
definition 2: a document affirming or acknowledging one's completion of an educational course or program.
synonyms:
diploma
similar words:
certification, credentials, document, testimonial
definition 3: a document attesting to one's legal qualifications to practice a certain profession.
a teaching certificate
synonyms:
license
similar words:
certification, credentials, document, testimonial
definition 4: a document attesting to a certain monetary value.
a gold certificatea stock certificate
similar words:
bill, bond, certificate of deposit, legal tender
 
part of speech: transitive verb
pronunciation: sr tI fih keIt
inflections: certificated, certificates, certificating
definition 1: to attest to or affirm by certificate.
synonyms:
document
similar words:
attest to, authenticate, certify, confirm, corroborate, substantiate, validate
definition 2: to present with or authorize by means of a certificate.
synonyms:
accredit
similar words:
authorize, certify, license