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Princeton's WordNet

  1. certificate, certification, credential, credentialsnoun

    a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts

Wiktionary

  1. credentialsnoun

    Documentary evidence of someone's right to credit or authority, especially such a document given to an ambassador by a country.

Wikipedia

  1. credentials

    A credential is a piece of any document that details a qualification, competence, or authority issued to an individual by a third party with a relevant or de facto authority or assumed competence to do so. Examples of credentials include academic diplomas, academic degrees, certifications, security clearances, identification documents, badges, passwords, user names, keys, powers of attorney, and so on. Sometimes publications, such as scientific papers or books, may be viewed as similar to credentials by some people, especially if the publication was peer reviewed or made in a well-known journal or reputable publisher.

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  1. credentials

    Credentials are qualifications, experiences, or evidence of authority or competence that make a person suitable or eligible for a particular role, activity, or task. They often come in the form of certificates, degrees, licenses, or other documents obtained from reliable sources or institutions, reflecting an individual's skill, expertise, or knowledge in a specific field or area.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of credentials in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of credentials in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of credentials in a Sentence

  1. Prince Ali:

    The FIFA Oversight Group ...is an essential element to revive FIFA’s reputation and restore it to what it should be – a service organization for football, having the commitment of a group of people with such impeccable credentials, unquestioned integrity and global standing represents an unprecedented response to the unprecedented crisis sweeping FIFA.

  2. Manoj Asnani:

    Simple measures such as strong authentication, credentials protection and encryption would have blocked such an attack and many other of the recent breaches in the news. stolen passwords are one of the most common ways adversaries propagate through the enterprise to steal critical data.

  3. Curtis Sliwa:

    To me, his invitation was purely political, it’s almost as if they decided we don’t want to hear from the Republican, even though in this arena Curtis Sliwa has more credentials than anyone who attended that White House conference, especially Eric Adams.

  4. Chris Roberts:

    The recent OPM breach was identified, noted and the credentials and identities have been discovered online and are being traded actively.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    I would certainly take that under advisement, i mean, he is brilliant and he can set forth an argument and he was a law professor. He has got all the credentials.

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