non·​cer·​ti·​fied | \ ˌnän-ˈsər-tə-ˌfīd How to pronounce noncertified (audio) \

Definition of noncertified

: not having earned certification : not certified noncertified substitute teachers

Examples of noncertified in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web My mom reminded me that Black Rabbit Farm, around the corner from our house, operates a sprawling minimal-intervention, noncertified organic vineyard on its 10-acre lot. Keelan Higgins, Bon Appétit, 10 Mar. 2021 Manufacturers whose products pass testing are certified to be lower emitting than noncertified products. Washington Post, 9 Mar. 2021 Rising benefit expenses — including pensions for noncertified staff — are on track to add more than $500,000 to the budget starting in July. Don Stacom,, 5 Mar. 2021 Unlike district schools, charters are allowed to hire noncertified teachers and principals. Craig Harris, azcentral, 18 Nov. 2019 The final audit included a state investigation into the district's use of noncertified staff. Mandy Mclaren, The Courier-Journal, 7 May 2018 Under current rules, units in noncertified buildings are ineligible for FHA mortgages. Kenneth R. Harney,, 24 May 2017 Wills is demolishing the two noncertified houses at the end of the row, with the aim of creating a large building site. Inga Saffron,, 29 Mar. 2018 Arizona had previously allowed noncertified teachers to be hired in fields such as math and science, but this new law opens the door across subject lines. Valerie Strauss, Washington Post, 14 May 2017

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First Known Use of noncertified

1916, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncertified.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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