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endorsement

 [en-dors´ment]
the examination by a State Board of Nursing of the credentials of a nurse licensed in a different state, and the determination that the nurse is eligible to receive a nursing license in the second state.

endorsement

[endôrs′mənt]
Etymology: Gk, en + L, dorsum, the back
a statement of recognition of the license of a health practitioner in one state by another state. An endorsement relieves the health practitioner of the necessity of completing the full licensing procedure of the state in which practice is to be undertaken.
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Until the McCain-Feingold bill was passed, many groups on both the left and right used 527 organizations as a conduit to pay for independent television commercials that worked for but did not specifically endorse candidates.
The bottom line is this: We think it's time for a big change on the board and recommend challengers - either the ones we endorse here or the others - over the incumbents.
The Daily News endorses Rogan, although we had some concerns about his role in the impeachment process.
We endorse businessman and certified public accountant Steve Maulhardt because it's time for a change in the leadership of this important office.
Fleet is pleased to endorse the CERES Principles and UNEP's Statement by Financial Institutions.
EarthWeb endorses the Java Foundation Classes as a positive step forward for standardization of the Java libraries," said Andrew Breen, Software Engineering Director of EarthWeb Inc.
Richard French, Oracle's vice president, Intel UNIX Products Division, said, "Oracle endorses SCO's product direction and eagerly awaits the technical enhancements that SCO is making to their operating systems.
may not officially endorse a "March for Jesus," a federal district court has ruled.
The motion to endorse the Clinton-Gore ticket was made by Executive Vice President Al Cernadas and seconded by General Vice President Benny Holland.
The Chamber is pleased to endorse the products and services of the AIG member companies for thousands of business owners and their employees," said Chamber President and CEO Thomas Donohue.
In fact, while the USDA did not today endorse the use of organic fruits and vegetables, it has endorsed the use of canned fruits and vegetables.