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ac·cred·it

 (ə-krĕd′ĭt)
tr.v. ac·cred·it·ed, ac·cred·it·ing, ac·cred·its
1.
a. To ascribe or attribute (something) to someone: The invention of the lightning rod is accredited to Franklin.
b. To give credit to: the writer who is accredited with having written the piece.
2.
a. To certify as meeting prescribed standards or requirements, as of a profession: a school that is accredited by the state's board of education.
b. To supply with credentials or authority, as of a government: accredit an envoy. See Synonyms at authorize.

[French accréditer : a-, to (from Latin ad-; see ad-) + crédit, credit (from Old French; see credit).]

ac·cred′it·a·ble adj.

accredited

(əˈkrɛdɪtɪd)
adj
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) diplomacy appointed and having official credentials
2. (Education) education certified or guaranteed as meeting required standards
3. officially recognized; sanctioned; authorized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.accredited - given official approval to actaccredited - given official approval to act; "an accredited college"; "commissioned broker"; "licensed pharmacist"; "authorized representative"
authorised, authorized - endowed with authority

accredited

Translations
مُعتَـمَـد، مُـفَـوَّض
akreditovaný
akkrediteret
akkreditáltmeghatalmazott
trúnaîarbundinn; viîurkenndur
akredituotas
akreditētspilnvarots
akreditovaný
karar yetkilitemsil-yetkili

accredited

[əˈkredɪtɪd] ADJ [source, supplier, agent] → autorizado

accredited

[əˈkrɛdɪtɪd] adj
[diplomat, journalist, representative] → accrédité(e)
[degree, qualification, college, laboratory, institution] → habilité(e)

accredited

[əˈkrɛdɪtɪd] adj (authorized) → accreditato/a

accredited

(əˈkreditid) adjective
officially recognized. the Queen's accredited representative.

accredited

a. acreditado-a.
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