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English definition of “certificate of compliance”

certificate of compliance

noun [C]
(plural certificates of compliance)
LAW a document that shows that something obeys a particular law or rule: Your boat will need a certificate of compliance - like an MOT - which lasts for four years.
(Definition of certificate of compliance from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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