medical certificate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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medical certificatenoun [C]

uk   us   HR
a ​documentsigned by a ​doctor that proves that someone is in good ​health or ​healthy enough do a particular ​type of ​work: Obtaining a pilot's ​licenserequires various ​documentation, ​including a ​medicalcertificate.
a ​documentsigned by a ​doctor that proves that someone is not in good ​health or not ​healthy enough to do a particular ​type of ​work: In ​order to ​claimsickpay, you need to have the appropriate ​medicalcertificates.
(Definition of medical certificate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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