certificate
Pronunciation
  • (noun) IPA: /səɹˈtɪfɪkɪt/
  • (verb) IPA: /səɹˈtɪfɪˌkeɪt/
Noun

certificate (plural certificates)

  1. A document containing a certified statement.
  2. A document evidencing ownership or debt.
  3. A document serving as evidence as a person has completed an educational course, issued either by an institution not authorised to grant diplomas, or to a student not qualifying for a diploma.
  4. (computing theory) The information needed in order to verify a positive answer to a problem.
  5. (Britain, Ireland) A motion picture age rating.
    The film is certificate 15.
Translations Translations Translations Verb

certificate (certificates, present participle certificating; past and past participle certificated)

  1. To supply with a certificate, especially following certification
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