accredit (<<schwa>>-kred-it), vb.1. To give official authorization or status to. 2. To recognize

(a school) as having sufficient academic standards to qualify graduates for higher education or for

professional practice. [Cases: Schools    4. C.J.S. Schools and School Districts § 811.] 3.Int’l law.

To      send      (a      person)      with      credentials      as      an      envoy.      —      accreditation

(<<schwa>>-kred-i-tay-sh<<schwa>>n), n. — accredited,adj. [Blacks Law 8th]