Examples of certification in a sentence
the certification of the vote
She had to wait until her certification as a nurse before she could start her new job.
The certifications of nine teachers were revoked.
The school offers scuba diving certification.
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CERTIFICATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of certification for English Language Learners
: the act of making something official : the act of certifying something
: official approval to do something professionally or legally
Legal Definition of certification
1a : the act of certifying b : the state of being certified — see also certiorari Editor's note: Certification of an interlocutory decision by a trial court allows an appellate court to review the decision and to answer a controlling question of law. Certification is often used in state courts as well as federal courts and, where available, allows a federal court to refer a question of state law to the state's highest court. Certification is also used to refer to a judge's order that allows a suit to be maintained as a class action.
2 : a certified statement
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