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"certified" in British English

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certifiedadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈsɜː.tɪ.faɪd/  us   /ˈsɝː.t̬ə-/
having a ​document that ​proves that you have ​successfullyfinished a ​course of ​training: a certified ​teacher/​nurse
(Definition of certified from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"certified" in American English

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certifiedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈsər·t̬əˌfɑɪd/
having a ​document that ​proves you have ​successfullycompleted a ​course of ​training: a certified ​teacher [+ to infinitive] She is certified to ​practicemedicine.
(Definition of certified from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"certified" in Business English

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certifiedadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈsɜːtɪfaɪd/  us   /ˈsɝːṱə-/
approved by an ​officialorganization to do a particular ​job because you have successfully completed its ​examination and proved that you have the necessary ​training and ​qualifications: All certified dental ​assistants have been certified by the Dental Assisting National Board. a certified ​accountant certified ​financialplanners
(Definition of certified from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “certified”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有合格证书的, 获得资格的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有合格證書的, 獲得資格的…
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