Definition of birth certificate in English:

Share this entry

birth certificate

Pronunciation: /bərTH ˌsərˈtifəkāt/

noun

An official document issued to record a person’s birth, including such identifying data as name, gender, date of birth, place of birth, and parentage.
Example sentences
  • The second was the issue of the birth certificate and whether or not that would be altered to reflect the plaintiff's name.
  • I know to get a passport you need to use your national identity card and a birth certificate.
  • At first, she was told she could not see her husband because her birth certificate and marriage certificate were in English.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.