certified organic

adjective
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of certified organic

:approved by the government as having been grown without the use of artificial chemicals
  • broccoli that is certified organic

Word by Word Definitions

certified
  1. : having earned certification

  2. : genuine, authentic

organic play
  1. : instrumental

  2. : of, relating to, or arising in a bodily organ

  3. : affecting the structure of the organism

  1. : an organic substance: such as

  2. : a fertilizer of plant or animal origin

  3. : a pesticide whose active component is an organic compound or a mixture of organic compounds


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