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cognize


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cognize  \Cog"nize\,  v.  t.  [Cf.  {Cognizant},  {Recognize}.] 
  To  know  or  perceive;  to  recognize. 
 
  The  reasoning  faculty  can  deal  with  no  facts  until  they 
  are  cognized  by  it  --H.  Spencer. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cognize 
  v  :  be  cognizant  or  aware  of  a  fact  or  a  specific  piece  of 
  information;  possess  knowledge  or  information  about  "I 
  know  that  the  President  lied  to  the  people";  "I  want  to 
  know  who  is  winning  the  game!";  "I  know  it's  time"  [syn: 
  {know}]  [ant:  {ignore}] 




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