de·cer·ti·fy /dē-'sər-tə-ˌfī/ vt -fied, -fy·ing: to withdraw or revoke the certification ofdecertified the class action suit; esp: to withdraw the certification of (a labor union) as a collective bargaining agentpetitions to decertify the union◇ The National Labor Relations Board will decertify a union after an election in which the majority of members do not support the union or after participation in an illegal strike.de·cer·ti·fi·ca·tion /dē-ˌsər-tə-fə-'kā-shən/ n
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
v. To cancel or annul a certification, as of a labor union or of a class in a class action.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.
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