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Correct spelling:
To give information regarding, to notify; specifically, to report to the health authorities the occurrence of a contagious disease.


attest, demonstrate, endorse, evidence, licence, license, manifest.
accept, acknowledge, adjure, admit, affirm, approve, assert, assure, attest, aver, avouch, claim, contend, corroborate, declare, endorse, express, maintain, pledge, proclaim, profess, promise, pronounce, propound, ratify, set down, state, submit, support, sustain, testify, validate, verify, warrant.
approbate, assent, authenticate, authorize, confirm, consent, permit, sanction, underwrite.
ascertain, audit, check, find out, double check.
agree, bless, commission, countersign, denominate, deputize, designate, empower, enable, enfranchise, entitle, license, notarize, ordain.
declare as true
accredit, approve, ascertain, assure, attest, authenticate, authorize, aver, avow, commission, confirm, corroborate, endorse, guarantee, license, notify, okay, profess, reassure, sanction, show, state, swear, testify, validate, verify, vouch, witness, rubber-stamp.
adduce, betoken, connote, demonstrate, depose, determine, document, establish, evince, exemplify, exhibit, illustrate, indicate, manifest, observe, prove, substantiate, vouch, witness.
bond, ensure, guarantee, insure, safeguard, secure.
ascertain, confirm, demonstrate, determine, establish, prove, verify.
Examples of usage:
  1. I hereby certify that this is a corpse before me, and authorise that he may be sent home to his friends for Christian burial." – Paddy Finn by W. H. G. Kingston
  2. Thither cometh Maister More and calleth the countye afore him, such as were thought to be men of experience, and men that could of likelihode best certify him of that matter, concerning the stopping of Sandwich haven. – England of My Heart--Spring by Edward Hutton
  3. It was in vain for me to protest that the government had nothing to do with determining the value of a gold piece except to certify its weight and fineness; that the piece of gold was intrinsically worth its face as mere metal, and all the rest of the obvious facts of the case. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  4. We certify that he is an excellent young man, and in his own art without peer in Italy, perhaps also in the universe. – The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti by John Addington Symonds
  5. And they shall make a List of all the Persons voted for, and of the Number of Votes for each; which List they shall sign and certify, and transmit sealed to the Seat of the Government of the United States, directed to the President of the Senate. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis