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Not officially verified, guaranteed, or registered; not certified: an uncertified teacher.


(ʌnˈsɜːtɪfaɪd) or


1. not guaranteed by an official document: uncertified software.
2. not possessing the qualifications required to practise a profession: uncertified teachers.
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Adj.1.uncertified - lacking requisite official documentation or endorsement
certified - endorsed authoritatively as having met certain requirements; "a certified public accountant"
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[Note: "What need of a certificate?" a Spaceland critic may ask: "Is not the procreation of a Square Son a certificate from Nature herself, proving the Equal-sidedness of the Father?" I reply that no Lady of any position will marry an uncertified Triangle.
The curate was tired and would not look into any more books, and so he decided that, "contents uncertified," all the rest should be burned; but just then the barber held open one, called "The Tears of Angelica."
Defending the performance of law-abiding lenders, he said the main problem with the banking system is the existence of uncertified credit institutions that have imposed monumental losses on the government--and, by extension, the public.
Cotton growers have been using uncertified seed and poor quality pesticides which eventually led to reduced per acre yield.
He said the cartels could be selling uncertified seeds to farmers.
After the sad news about the spread of HIV positive found in a number of innocent children in Ratodero owing to the follies of uncertified doctors, a disciplinary action has been decided to be taken against the killers of humanity.
Effective briefing would be imparted to owners/drivers of PSVs especially with regard to uncertified CNG cylinders, over speeding, careless driving and unauthorized alterations/modification.
RAHIM YAR KHAN -- The officials of Federal Seed Certification Department (FSCD) continued its crackdown against unapproved and uncertified cotton seed in the district on Saturday.
The government has seized some P3 million worth of uncertified construction materials in the Cordilleras in what was seen as proof that the region is a hotbed of substandard products.
According to Surjewala's statement, a single uncertified page of a purported charge sheet had allegedly been leaked by the ED to "divert attention from an imminent defeat of Modi government".
However, using uncertified cost or pricing data that was collected during the audit, the inspector general concluded that the contractor realized "unreasonable" profits--defined in this report as profits of greater than 15 percent--on all but one of the parts.
The irregularities which were monitored by different companies varied between refraining from selling currencies to customers, suspending the work in some branches of the company without obtaining the approval of the CBE, conducting uncertified transactions, besides other irregularities monitored in this regard.