What does certification mean?

Definitions for certification
ˌsɜr tə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən, sərˌtɪf ə-cer·ti·fi·ca·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word certification.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. certification, enfranchisement(noun)

    the act of certifying or bestowing a franchise on

  2. documentation, certification, corroboration(noun)

    confirmation that some fact or statement is true through the use of documentary evidence

  3. certificate, certification, credential, credentials(noun)

    a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts

  4. authentication, certification(noun)

    validating the authenticity of something or someone


  1. certification(Noun)

    The act of certifying.

  2. certification(Noun)

    The granting of a certificate.

  3. certification(Noun)

    A professional qualification that certifies a person's ability.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Certification(noun)

    the act of certifying

    Etymology: [L. certificatio: cf. F. certification.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Certification

    Compliance with a set of standards defined by non-governmental organizations. Certification is applied for by individuals on a voluntary basis and represents a professional status when achieved, e.g., certification for a medical specialty.

Editors Contribution

  1. certification

    Proof of compliance with a standard.

    The company did receive their proof of compliance with the standard.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 30, 2020  
  2. certification

    The act and process of to certify.

    The certification was accurate and fair.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 10, 2020  

How to pronounce certification?

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    US English

How to say certification in sign language?

  1. certification


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of certification in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of certification in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of certification in a Sentence

  1. Michael Dobryansky:

    So for patients, when they are investigating places for getting these types of procedures, they need to make sure that the places are actually vampire certified, because there is specific training and there is specific maintenance of certification that that organization requires of its providers in order to be able to both perform the procedures and continuously offer them to patients, if you as a consumer look for that, you're likely to end up in a reputable place.

  2. Friday Harris ':

    I'm hopeful that this process will ultimately result in the certification of my election to Red Dome Group before the next House session begins, however, if this investigation finds proof of illegal activity on either side to such a level that it could have changed the outcome of the election then I will wholeheartedly support a new election to ensure all voters have confidence in the results.

  3. Brian Deschanel:

    Slandered for no misdeed, is certification of substance, integrity, and righteousness.

  4. Paul Grobman:

    The decision is unprecedented, it allows a court under the guise of reviewing class certification to overturn a jury verdict in violation of the 7th Amendment. We're considering all available legal avenues.

  5. Lynn Lunsford:

    In certain offenses, such as using an aircraft to transport drugs, the revocation( of the pilot’s certification) can be permanent.

Images & Illustrations of certification

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