- Present participle of certificate.
Variant of certificate
a written or printed statement by which a fact is formally or officially certified or attested; specif.,
- a document certifying that one has met specified requirements, as for teaching
- a document certifying ownership, a promise to pay, etc.
Origin of certificateMiddle English and amp; Old French certificat ; from Medieval Latin certificatum ; from Late Latin certificatus, past participle of certificare, certify