seal of approval

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Noun1.seal of approval - an indication of approved or superior status
accolade, honor, laurels, honour, award - a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction; "an award for bravery"
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(siːl) noun
1. a piece of wax or other material bearing a design, attached to a document to show that it is genuine and legal.
2. a piece of wax etc used to seal a parcel etc.
3. (something that makes) a complete closure or covering. Paint and varnish act as protective seals for woodwork.
1. to mark with a seal. The document was signed and sealed.
2. (negative unseal) to close completely. He licked and sealed the envelope; All the air is removed from a can of food before it is sealed.
3. to settle or decide. This mistake sealed his fate.
ˈsealing-wax noun
a type of wax for sealing letters etc.
seal of approval
official approval. Doctors have now given this new drug their seal of approval.
seal off
to prevent all approach to, or exit from, (an area). The police have sealed off the area where the murdered girl was found.
set one's seal to
to give one's authority or agreement to. He set his seal to the proposals for reforms.
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com)-- Johnson County Chem-Dry, owned and operated in Johnson County, TX for the past 25 years, has been recognized by the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) as a Seal of Approval Service Provider.
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The International Association of Fire Fighters Center of Excellence, an addiction center that treats fire fighters battling post-traumatic stress disorder and substance use disorder, has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for behavioral healthcare accreditation.
The country's biggest producer of geothermal energy has been given a seal of approval by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) that would make it easy for the renewable energy company to acquire permits for expansion and other projects.
A major provider of home theater products and accessories, Metra Home Theater Group, has won DPL Labs Seal of Approval for its MHX-HDME15 and EHV-HD15 fifteen meter cables along with 25 other products from the group.
has once again earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for health care quality and safety by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards, the company said on Monday.
Earning the Humane Company seal of approval emphasizes to our customers that they are supporting a cruelty-free business," said Boris Zatezic, founder of MuLondon.
Seal Of Approval endured a nightmare run in the DFS Park Hill Stakes last year, falling after clipping heels with another horse a furlong out and giving Hayley Turner a nasty injury in the process.
Mirfield-based John Cotton's Slumberdown brand has been awarded the Allergy UK Seal of Approval for its anti-allergy pillows, duvets, mattress and pillow protectors.
THIS is the busiest Saturday of the year with eight British meetings on offer -- and the whole afternoon has our SEAL OF APPROVAL (2.
LAST year's winner Seal Of Approval may bid to put her Haydock disappointment behind her after being among 39 entries for the Qipco British Champions Fillies and Mares Stakes at Ascot in October.
And Santa Claus has taken time out of his busy schedule to give his seal of approval to the park after trying out the new play equipment.