1. certificate a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts
  2. certificated furnished with or authorized by a certificate: "certificated teachers"
  3. certificatory serving to certify or endorse authoritatively
  4. certified endorsed authoritatively as having met certain requirements
  5. certification documentary proof that something is true
  6. personification attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas
  7. artifact a man-made object
  8. advocate a person who pleads for a person, cause, or idea
  9. pontificate administer a pontifical office
  10. certifiable capable of being guaranteed or certified
  11. mortified made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride
  12. artefact a man-made object taken as a whole
  13. fortified having something added to increase the strength
  14. certitude complete assurance or confidence
  15. stratification forming or depositing in layers
  16. significant rich in implication
  17. desertification a gradual transformation into arid, uninhabitable land
  18. certified check a check containing certification that the person who issued the check has sufficient funds on deposit to cover payment
  19. mortification strong feelings of embarrassment
  20. scientifically with respect to science; in a scientific way