Leaving Certificate

/ˈlivɪŋ sətɪfəkət/ (say 'leeving suhtifuhkuht)

noun
(formerly in some Australian states) the qualification gained on completion of a full secondary education, the number of years of schooling and the requirements of the award varying between states.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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