certification mark


: a mark or device used to identify a product or service that has been certified to conform to a particular set of standards

Examples of certification mark in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Producers Guild of America has attempted to clarify some of the confusion with the PGA certification mark. Mark Olsen, Los Angeles Times, 26 Oct. 2021 The sinks displayed counterfeit Uniform Plumbing Code certification marks, which is required by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials to be on all plumbing products. Brittany Brown, baltimoresun.com, 26 June 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

1919, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of certification mark was in 1919

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“Certification mark.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/certification%20mark. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

Kids Definition

certification mark

: a mark used to identify a product or service that has been certified to conform to a certain set of standards
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