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accredit
[.] ACCRED'IT, v.t. [L. ad and credo, to believe, or give faith to. See Credit.] [.] To give credit, authority, or reputation; to accredit an envoy, is to receive him in his public character, and give him credit and rank accordingly.

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accreditation
[.] ACCREDITA'TION, n. That which gives title to credit. [Little used.]

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accredited
[.] ACCRED'ITED, pp. Allowed; received with reputation; authorized in a public character.

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accrediting
[.] ACCRED'ITING, ppr. Giving authority or reputation.

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concredit
[.] CONCREDIT, v.t. To entrust. [Not used.]

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credit
[.] CREDIT, n. [L., See Creed.] [.] 1. Belief; faith; a reliance or resting of the mind on the truth of something said or done. We give credit to a mans declaration, when the mind rests on the truth of it, without doubt or suspicion, which is attended with wavering. We ...

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creditable
[.] CREDITABLE, a. Reputable; that may be enjoyed or exercised with reputation or esteem; estimable. A man pursues a creditable occupation, or way of living.

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creditableness
[.] CREDITABLENESS, n. Reputation; estimation.

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creditably
[.] CREDITABLY, adv. Reputable; with credit; without disgrace.

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credited
[.] CREDITED, pp. Believed; trusted; passed to the credit, or entered on the credit side of an account.

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crediting
[.] CREDITING, ppr. Believing; trusting; entering to the credit in account.

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creditor
[.] CREDITOR, n. [L. See Creed.] [.] 1. A person to whom a sum of money or other thing is due, by obligation, promise or in law; properly, one who gives credit in commerce; but in a general sense, one who has a just claim for money; correlative to debtor. In a figurative ...

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creditrix
[.] CREDITRIX, n. A female creditor.

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discredit
[.] DISCREDIT, n. [See the Verb.] [.] 1. Want of credit or good reputation; some degree of disgrace or reproach; disesteem; applied to persons or things. Frauds in manufactures bring them into discredit. [.] [.] It is the duty of every Christian to be concerned for ...

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discreditable
[.] DISCREDITABLE, a. Tending to injure credit; injurious to reputation; disgraceful; disreputable.

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discredited
[.] DISCREDITED, pp. Disbelieved; brought into disrepute; disgraced.

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discrediting
[.] DISCREDITING, ppr. Disbelieving; not trusting to; depriving of credit; disgracing.

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paper-credit
[.] PAPER-CRED'IT, n. Evidences of debt; promissory notes, &c. passing current in commercial transactions. [.] 1. Notes or bills emitted by public authority, promising the payment of money. The revolution in N. America was carried on by means of paper-credit.

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unaccredited
[.] UNACCRED'ITED, a. Not accredited; not received; not authorized. The minister or the consul remained unaccredited.

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uncreditable
[.] UNCRED'ITABLE, a. [.] 1. Not in good credit or reputation; not reputable. [.] 2. Not for the credit or reputation.

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uncreditableness
[.] UNCRED'ITABLENESS, n. [.] 1. Want of reputation. [.] 2. The quality of being disreputable.

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uncredited
[.] UNCRED'ITED, a. Not believed.

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