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certification

noun [C/U]  /ˌsɜr·t̬ə·fɪˈke·ʃən/ us  
proof or a document proving that someone is qualified for a particular job, or that something is of good quality: [C] Adult workers are increasingly going back to school for a degree or certification to improve their job opportunities. [U] He will seek organic certification of his beef and poultry products.
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