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"recognition" Meaning in English

1. the state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged
Part of speech : noun
Example : the partners were delighted with the recognition of their work
2. the process of recognizing something or someone by remembering
Part of speech : noun
Example : The politician's recall of names was as remarkable as their recognition of faces.
3. coming to understand something clearly and distinctly
Part of speech : noun
4. approval, identification based on previous encounters
Part of speech : noun
Example : Sometimes recognition for trying is better than a victory.
5. designation by the chair granting a person the right to speak in a deliberative body
Part of speech : noun
Example : I was unable to make my motion, because I couldn't get recognition by the chairman.
6. an acceptance of a claim as true and valid
Part of speech : noun
Example : The recognition of the Rio Grande as a boundary between Mexico and the United States settled the debate.
7. the explicit and formal acknowledgement of a government or of the national independence of a country
Part of speech : noun
Example : territorial disputes were resolved in Guatemala's recognition of Belize in 1991
8. (biology) the ability of one molecule to attach to another molecule that has a complementary shape
Part of speech : noun
Example : molecular recognition drives all of biology, for instance, hormone and receptor or antibody-antigen interactions or the organization of molecules into larger biologically active entities

Translation for "recognition"

recognition meaning in Spanish : reconocimiento
  • recognition meaning in German : Anerkennung
  • recognition meaning in Japanese : 認識
  • recognition meaning in Turkish : tanıma
  • recognition meaning in Chinese : 承认
  • recognition meaning in Arabic : التعرف على
  • recognition meaning in Polish : uznanie
  • recognition meaning in Hindi : मान्यता
  • recognition meaning in French : reconnaissance
  • recognition meaning in Russian : признание
  • recognition meaning in Tamil : அங்கீகாரம்
  • recognition meaning in Telugu : గుర్తింపు
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