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(Fixed), adjective absolute, assured, attested, certified, changeless, conclusive, confident, confirmed, decisive, definite, determinate, determined, firm, incontestable, incontrovertible, indisputable, inescapable, inevitable, infallible, irrefragable, irrefutable, official, positive, reliable, settled, stable, static, sure, unambiguous, unanswerable, unappealable, unchanging, undeniable, undisputed, unerring, unmistakable, unpreventable, unquestionable
Associated concepts: absolutely certain, capable of being rennered certain, certain powers and privileges, sum certain

certain

(Particular), adjective certus, distinct, exact, exclusive, individual, marked, peculiar, precise, singular, special, specific, specified, unique

certain

(Positive), adjective absolute, actual, assertive, assured, attested, authoritative, axiomatic, beyond a shadow of doubt, beyond all dissute, beyond all question, capable of proof, certified, certus, changeless, clear, clear-cut, clearly known, conclusive, concrete, confident, consistent, correct, credulous, decided, decisive, definite, demonstrable, demonstrated, dependable, distinct, ensured, established, evident, evidential, existing, final, fully convinced, guaranteed, inalterable, inappealable, incommutable, incontestable, incontrovertible, inconvertible, indefeasible, indestructible, indisputable, inerrant, inescapable, inevitable, inexorable, infallible, inflexible, invariable, inviolate, irreducible, irrefragable, irrefutable, irresistible, irresoluble, irreversible, irrevocable, knowing, past dispute, persuaded, questionless, real, reliable, right, satisfied, self-evident, settled, stated, sure, tangible, true to the facts, unaltered, unambiguous, unassailable, unavoidable, unchangeable, unconfuted, undeniable, undeviating, undoubted, undoubtful, undoubting, unequivocal, unerring, unfailing, unhesitating, unimpeachable, unqualified, unquestionable, unquestioned, unshakable, unsusceptible of change, unvarying, valid, veracious, verifiable, void of suspicion
Associated concepts: capable of being rendered certain

certain

(Specific), adjective appropriate, ascertained, assigned, bounded, categorical, characteristic, choice, clear-cut, clearly defined, clearly stated, definite, designated, determinate, distinct, esoteric, especial, exact, exclusive, explicit, express, expressed, fixed, individual, limited, marked, noteworthy, particular, peculiar, precise, prescribed, quidam, respective, restricted, select, settled, singular, specified, stated, well-defined
See also: absolute, actual, authentic, axiomatic, conclusive, concrete, constant, convincing, corporeal, de facto, decisive, definite, dependable, determinative, dogmatic, explicit, express, incontestable, indubious, inescapable, inevitable, irrefutable, lucid, necessary, official, palpable, peremptory, pertinacious, positive, reliable, resounding, safe, secure, separate, several, special, specific, tangible, true, unalienable, unambiguous, unavoidable, undeniable, undisputed, unequivocal, unmistakable, unrefutable
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Owen Coyle got the opening effort in the seventh minute and Mark McCormick made certain of a shock win when he claimed the second three minutes after half-time.
This development was made certain by Sinclair's reluctance at this time to agree to arbitration to settle the retransmission dispute between the two companies.
However, in an order relating to recovery of 2005 storm damage costs issued in May 2006, the FPSC applied a different standard for recovery than in the 2004 proceeding and accordingly, made certain adjustments and disallowances to the amount sought for recovery.
From start to finish, PromoWorks people were timely and made certain all the elements worked as promised, exceeding my expectations.
In an effort to keep our current shareholders and prospective shareholders well informed we have made certain that we are in full compliance with all of the pinksheets.
In late March, 2006 the Company was made aware that employees of its Indian subsidiary manufacturing operations had made certain unauthorized payments.
In addition, Fraser Papers has made certain financial guarantees pursuant to the sale of its Midwest Operations to Smart Papers in 2005.
We have extended the standard to apply to new large screens, and made certain that it is practical for new and larger displays.
It also resolves claims that UBS should not have made certain adjustments to the compensation of Financial Advisors and Financial Advisor trainees.
Bally also noted that Pardus had made certain additional disclosures in its preliminary proxy materials filed with the SEC late yesterday.
In making the forward-looking statements contained in this news release, we have made certain assumptions regarding the possible impact of these items and factors which we consider reasonable.