recognise

Definitions

General English

  • verb to know someone or something because you have seen him or her or it before
  • verb to admit something that has gone wrong or is bad
  • verb to approve of something or someone officially
  • verb to express praise for something which has been done

Accounting

Aviation

  • verb to identify, or to know to be something that has been seen, heard, etc. before

Law

  • verb to approve something as being legal

Medical

  • verb to see or sense something or someone and remember it from an earlier occasion
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