(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
a document serving as evidence or as written testimony, as of status, qualifications, privileges, or the truth of something. a document attesting to the fact that a person has completed an educational course, issued either by an institution not authorized to grant diplomas, or to a student not qualifying for a diploma. Law. a statement, […]
- Certificates of deposit
certificates of deposit (CDs) Bonds issued by banks and savings and loan associations to individual investors. CDs have terms ranging from a few months to several years; in general, the longer the term, the higher the interest rate that they bear. At the expiration of the term, investors may withdraw both the principal and the […]
the act of certifying. the state of being certified. a certified statement. the writing on the face of a check by which it is certified. Law. a certificate attesting the truth of some statement or event. noun the act of certifying or state of being certified (law) a document attesting the truth of a fact […]
a mark that certifies the origin, material, quality, mode of manufacture, accuracy, or other characteristic of a product or service: “UL” is a certification mark for appliances meeting the safety standards of Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.