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- (noun): IPA(key): /səɹˈtɪfɪkɪt/
- (verb): IPA(key): /səɹˈtɪfɪˌkeɪt/
- Rhymes: -ɪfɪkɪt, -eɪt
- Hyphenation: cer‧tif‧i‧cate
certificate (plural certificates)
- A document containing a certified statement.
- A document evidencing ownership or debt.
- 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.
- (computing theory) The information needed in order to verify a positive answer to a problem.
a document containing a certified statement
a document evidencing ownership or debt
an academic document
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- To supply with a certificate, especially following certification