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1. A document establishing the authenticity of certain details of an item, event, or transaction: a certificate of birth.
2. A document issued to a person completing a course of study not leading to a diploma.
3. A document certifying that a person may officially practice in certain professions.
4. A document certifying ownership.
tr.v. (-kāt′) cer·tif·i·cat·ed, cer·tif·i·cat·ing, cer·tif·i·cates
To furnish with, testify to, or authorize by a certificate.
[Middle English certificat, from Old French, from Medieval Latin certificātum, something certified, from neuter of Late Latin certificātus, past participle of certificāre, to certify; see certify.]
cer·tif′i·ca·to′ry (-kə-tôr′ē) adj.
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chiefly Brit properly accredited by means of a certificate
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|Adj.||1.||certificated - furnished with or authorized by a certificate: "certificated teachers"|
certified - endorsed authoritatively as having met certain requirements; "a certified public accountant"
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certificated[sərˈtɪfɪkeɪtɪd] adj (mainly British) (= certified) [teacher, physician] → diplômé(e)certified letter [ˈsɜːrtɪfaɪd] n (US) → lettre f recommandéecertified public accountant [ˈsɜːrtɪfaɪd] n (US) → expert-comptable m
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certificated[səˈtɪfɪˌkeɪtɪd] adj (gen) → diplomato/a; (doctor, teacher) → abilitato/a
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