a document certifying the country of manufacture of a commodity, often required by the customs office before importation.
a document stating the name of the country that produced a specified shipment of goods: often required before importation of goods
a document issued to a U.S. vessel engaged in foreign trade, stating its name, nationality, ownership, etc., and claiming for it all privileges pertaining to U.S. nationality.
- Certificate of secondary education
noun See CSE
- Certificate of unruliness
noun (in Britain) the decision of a juvenile court that a young person on remand is too unmanageable for local-authority care and should be taken into custody