accredited accredited  /ə ˈkrɛ dɪ tɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) given official approval to act

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. When the envoys accredited to the Holy See were invited by diplomatic custom to present their credentials to the new Pope, Pape and Girdvainis received no invitations.
  2. He added that his Government would be pleased to receive the Minister accredited by the Government of Colombia.

News

  1. Peirce College Elects Two New Members to Board of Trustees

    Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, four-year accredited institution for working adult learners, is pleased to announce the addition of two members to its Board of Trustees, Marc D.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. ARC seeking AmeriCorps Members for Literacy Initiative

    The Adult Reading Center, as an accredited member of the Houston Center for Literacy, will have 2 AmeriCorps Member positions at its site in Pearland beginning in August 2013.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Pearland Journal

  3. State Crime Lab wins accreditation

    The State Crime Laboratory now is accredited under tough new international standards, a news release from the attorney general’s office said.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Daily Reflector

Quotes

  1. "It is an example of the fact that this government doesn't know any bounds. It flouted all international convention, as well as the protections accorded to diplomats accredited to their country," McCormack said. "And it is a taste of the kind...
    on Jun 6, 2008 By: Sean McCormack Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "Journalists operating within the parliamentary precinct are accredited and agree to abide by rules," Dr Smith said in a statement. "In this case there were clear breaches of those rules where television journalists pursued a Member of...
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Lockwood Smith Source: Stuff.co.nz

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