certificate certificate  /sər ˈtɪ fɪ kət/


  1. (n) a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts
  2. (n) a formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends
  3. (v) present someone with a certificate
  4. (v) authorize by certificate


  1. Lina's mother, swearing that she did not know the father of her grandchild, produced a village birth certificate indicating an age of four years and eight months for Lina.
  2. Morris: A baptismal certificate from your church in rural Nebraska, a copy of a birth certificate issued by a hospital in California, a student ID card issued by a local college.
  3. Since the certificate is a cloud on the title, most certificates are eventually redeemed.


  1. North West birth certificate: See proof of the Kardashian baby's name

    A copy of baby North West's birth certificate has appeared online, proving that is in fact the Kardashian baby's name.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Zap2It

  2. North West Birth Certificate Revealed: No Middle Name, Weighs 5 Pounds

    It's official: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's celebuspawn is officially named North West. The baby girl's birth certificate has just hit the web and shows the child's full name as North West with no middle name, weighing in just shy of 5 lbs.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Business Insider

  3. Certificate of Assumed Name

    MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333   The filing of an assumed name does … The post Certificate of Assumed Name appeared first on Sun Patriot .
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Waconia Patriot


  1. "The doctors' medical certificate said it is difficult for him to execute his official duty as a minister. I have no choice but to take the doctors' diagnosis seriously," Hatoyama told reporters.
    on Jan 6, 2010 By: Yukio Hatoyama Source: AFP

  2. Mel said in an interview with People magazine: "He's not doing a DNA test and he's not signing the birth certificate. So it's going to have to go to court so he can be forced to do it, which is strange since he was the one asking for it."
    on May 3, 2007 By: Melanie Brown Source: Post Chronicle

  3. "Minnesota law is very clear on when a certificate of election can be issued," Ritchie said. "Neither the governor nor I may sign a certificate of election in the US Senate race until all election contests have reached a final determination....
    on Jan 12, 2009 By: Mark Ritchie Source: MinnPost.com (blog)

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