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certified

[sur-tuh-fahyd] /ˈsɜr təˌfaɪd/
adjective
1.
having or proved by a certificate:
a certified representative.
2.
guaranteed; reliably endorsed:
a certified check.
3.
legally declared insane.
4.
committed to a mental institution.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; certify + -ed2
Related forms
noncertified, adjective
uncertified, adjective
well-certified, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for uncertified

certified

/ˈsɜːtɪˌfaɪd/
adjective
1.
holding or guaranteed by a certificate
2.
endorsed or guaranteed a certified cheque
3.
(of a person) declared legally insane
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