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cer·ti·fy

(ser'ti-fī),
To commit a patient to a mental hospital in accordance with the laws of the state.
[L. certus, certain, + facio, to make]

certify

(sûr′tə-fī′)
v. certi·fied, certi·fying, certi·fies
v.tr.
1. To issue a license or certificate to.
2. To declare to be in need of psychiatric treatment or confinement.

cer′ti·fi′er n.

certify

(sĕrt′ĭ-fī″) [L. certus, certain, + facio, to make]
1. To confirm or verify.
2. To make a declaration concerning the sanity of an individual.
3. To report certain specified diseases to public health authorities.
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Certify offers cloud and mobile applications for travel and expense management.
Smart Wood does not support the conversion of standing forests to plantations, but will certify plantations that have developed on previously deforested lands.
Former Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III had also requested Duterte to certify the BBL bill as urgent.
In an era when programs seek to reduce deliverables as much as possible, these reports and analyses are obviously core to successfully producing a system the government can certify. Additionally, in the KC-135 GATM program, these documents ensured that the program met costs and schedule.
However, only 71% of those familiar with the standards said ISO 9000 would affect their companies and only 52% intended to certify their manufacturing facilities.
Furthermore, the Act requires that the Secretary of the Treasury, Secretary of State, and Attorney General of the United States certify each "act of terrorism." An "act of terrorism" cannot be certified unless total property and casualty insurance losses resulting from the act exceed $5 million.
But we do not certify wood, and there is no CFPC label.
Agencies that certify MBEs and WBEs are constantly policing them to ensure that prime contractors do not establish them as captive entities.