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accreditation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of accreditation

  1. the granting of power to perform various acts or duties <the only body empowered with the accreditation of medical schools in the state> Synonyms commission, authorization, delegation, empowerment, license (or licence), mandateRelated Words commendation, consignment, entrustment; facilitation, fostering, promotion; commanding, directing, ordering




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