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recognize

verb /ˈrekəɡnaiz/
to see, hear etc (a person, thing etc ) and know who or what that person, thing etc is, because one has seen or heard him, it etc before
reconocer
I recognized his voice/handwriting I recognized him by his voice.
to admit, acknowledge
reconocer
Everyone recognized his skill.
to be willing to have political relations with
reconocer
Many countries were unwilling to recognize the new republic.
to accept as valid, well-qualified etc
reconocer
I don’t recognize the authority of this court.
recognizable adjective ( (also recognisableBritish)) (opposite unrecognizable).
reconocible
recognizably adverb ( (also recognisablyBritish))
de modo reconocible
recognition /-ˈniʃən/ noun the act or state of recognizing or being recognized
reconocimiento
They gave the boy a medal in recognition of his courage I said hello to him but he showed no recognition.
(Definition of recognize from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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