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English definition of “certificate”

certificate

noun [C]     /səˈtɪf.ɪ.kət/ US  /sɚ-/
B1 an official document that states that the information on it is true : a birth / marriage / death certificate a doctor's/ medical certificateOfficial documents B1 the qualification that you receive when you are successful in an exam : She has a Certificate in Drama Education .School and vocational qualifications
(Definition of certificate noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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