To accredit

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To accredit to attribute something to him; as, Mr. Clay was accredited with these views; they accredit him with a wise saying.
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Usage

In literature:

Those who are accredited at The Hague will probably go there, and the others will go to Antwerp.
"A Journal From Our Legation in Belgium" by Hugh Gibson
He stood there, as of old, completely subject to her will; and of old she had worked for good, as one of God's accredited angels.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 13, No. 77, March, 1864" by Various
The leading musical spirits of his day were quick to accredit him a kindred genius.
"Russia" by Various
He was heir to a discredited truth; he left behind him an accredited fallacy.
"Selections from Previous Worksand Remarks on Romanes' Mental Evolution in Animals" by Samuel Butler
Or, if you so desire, I will accredit you to Governor Frontenac in the north.
"The Black Wolf's Breed" by Harris Dickson
Sir Gervaise Yeovil was accredited to Lord Castlereagh, but with his permission he brought me here first.
"The Eagle of the Empire" by Cyrus Townsend Brady
Her appearance, if we are to accredit contemporary statements, must have been extremely singular.
"Memoirs of the Jacobites of 1715 and 1745." by Mrs. Thomson
Jay, accredited to, but not yet received by, the Spanish court, was at Madrid.
"Benjamin Franklin" by John Torrey Morse, Jr.
Before operations begin, visit the army to which you are accredited, and take notes of the general appearance of officers and men.
"Bulgaria" by Frank Fox
That Jim made no sign was accredited to his hardness of heart.
"The Arena" by Various
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In poetry:

'Twas well enough, whilst ill at ease,
To parley with each passing whim,
Which, though accredited to please,
Was pleasure's pseudonym.
"Free" by Alfred Austin

In news:

In a news release Tuesday, Atlanta Public Schools announced its status with the Georgia AdvancED Council has been upgraded from accredited in advisement to accredited .
But there was even more to celebrate MGH officially announced that its cancer center has been accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers for top quality treatment and facilities.
To earn this accreditation and is only one of eleven in Michigan.
The Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) granted accreditation to the Toledo Zoo Tuesday by AZA's independent accreditation commission.
The plan is geared towards eliminating positions to ease the financial burden that's a factor in the school's "show cause " accreditation status.
"I hope the leadership and commitment of Covance will encourage other employers to become Gold Standard accredited.".
Today, more than 3 million employees and family members are benefiting from the vision and leadership of employers who have chosen to become Gold Standard accredited.
Accreditation assessment team to examine Harrison Police Department.
Accrediting panel warns University of Virginia after failed attempt to oust president.
DALLAS — The University of Virginia was put on warning Tuesday by an accrediting panel that found indications the school broke governance rules in a failed attempt to oust the prestigious public school's president this summer.
A team of assessors in in Manhattan this week to examine the inner workings of the Riley County Police Department as the agency strives to maintain its national accreditation.
The City of Greeley obtained the distinction of being the first American Public Works Association city to achieve the status of "Accredited Public Works Association Agency" on December 15,1997.
The process to gain re-accreditation was completed in March of 2001.
The scholarship pays recipients $12,500 annually to attend an accredited four-year university.
Pennsylvania State University's two law school campuses -- one in State College and the other in Carlisle -- are pursuing plans to operate as separately accredited campuses by 2015.
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In science:

In the second possibility, one can accredit the exposure data to a variable solar wind (with the observed periodicity of ∼ 150 Myr) and attribute the observed correlated climatic variability to the solar variations.
The Spiral Structure of the Milky Way, Cosmic Rays, and Ice Age Epochs on Earth
The technique of using a function of a variable to count objects of various sizes, using the properties of multiplication and addition of series as an aid, is accredited to PierreSimon Laplace .
Statistics of Random Permutations and the Cryptanalysis Of Periodic Block Ciphers
We just need to copy it with accreditation and adapt to our needs accordingly.
Leveraging on Easy Java Simulation tool and open source computer simulation library to create interactive digital media for mass customization of high school physics curriculum
Many of the differences can be accredited to the fact that the theories start from different initial collapse conditions.
The Structure of Cold Molecular Cloud Cores
Using extensions of safety of net standard industry records SSL/TTL, it supports methods of users’ flexible authentication based on certificates, smart cards, and/or you accredit based in user and password, it also allows user’s rules and group, she also can to apply firewall rules in the virtual interface of VPN.
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