school certificate

noun
variants: or school leaving certificate

Definition of school certificate

: a certificate awarded in the British Commonwealth to students 16 years or older who have completed the secondary school course and passed a special examination

called also general certificate of education

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“School certificate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/school%20certificate. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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