accredited ac‧cred‧it‧ed [əˈkredtd] adjective
officially accepted as being of a satisfactory or high standard, or permitted to do a particular kind of work:

• We are working towards a nationally accredited system of training.

• The data is available to accredited researchers.

— accreditation noun [uncountable] :

• rules making it easier for European accountants to gain accreditation in the US

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accreditation UK US /əˌkredɪˈteɪʃən/ noun [U]
if something has accreditation, it is officially accepted as being of a particular standard: gain/get/receive accreditation »

The law school hopes to gain full accreditation from the American Bar Association.

keep/lose accreditation »

The school district lost its accreditation last year and faces a state takeover in June if test scores fail to improve.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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