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  • Recognitory — Re*cog ni*to*ry (r[ e]*k[o^]g n[i^]*t[ o]*r[y^]), a. Pertaining to, or connected with, recognition. Lamb. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • recognitory — See recognition. * * * …   Universalium

  • recognitory — rɪ kÉ‘gnɪtÉ”rɪ / kÉ’gnɪtrɪ adj. of recognition; of familiarity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • recognitory — nəˌtōrē adjective Etymology: Latin recognitus + English ory : of, relating to, or marked by recognition …   Useful english dictionary

  • recognitive — See recognitory. * * * …   Universalium

  • recognition — recognitional, adj. recognitive /ri kog ni tiv/, recognitory /ri kog ni tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. /rek euhg nish euhn/, n. 1. an act of recognizing or the state of being recognized. 2. the identification of something as having been previously seen …   Universalium

  • landfeoh — n ( féos/ ) recognitory rent for land …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • recognition — /rɛkəgˈnɪʃən/ (say rekuhg nishuhn) noun 1. the act of recognising. 2. the state of being recognised. 3. the perception of something as identical with something previously known or in the mind. 4. the perception of something as existing or true;… …   Australian English dictionary

  • recognition — [rek΄əg nish′ən] n. [L recognitio < recognitus, pp. of recognoscere: see RECOGNIZANCE] 1. a) a recognizing or being recognized; acknowledgment; admission, as of a fact b) acknowledgment and approval, gratitude, etc. [in recognition of her… …   English World dictionary

  • recognition — n. the act or an instance of recognizing or being recognized. Derivatives: recognitory adj. Etymology: L recognitio (as RECOGNIZE) …   Useful english dictionary

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