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recognize

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Etymology 1

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] recognoscere

Verb

Infinitive
to recognize

Third person singular
recogniz

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to recognize (third-person singular simple present recogniz, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To match something or someone which one currently perceives to a memory of some previous encounter with the same entity.
  2. (transitive) Acknowledge the existence or legality of something.; treat as worthy of consideration or valid.
  3. (transitive) Acknowledge or consider as something.
  4. (transitive) Realize or discover the nature of something; apprehend quality in; realize or admit that.
  5. Give an award.
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Etymology 2

From re- + cognize

Verb

recognize

  1. Cognize again.

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