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Recognized Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • generally approved or compelling recognition; "several accepted techniques for treating the condition"; "his recognized superiority in this kind of work"
  • provided with a secure reputation; "a recognized authority"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Recognized'

  • List of federally recognized tribes: See also: List of federally recognized tribes by state As of May 2013, 566 Native American tribes were legally recognized by the Bureau of Indian Affairs
  • Generally recognized as safe: Not to be confused with Generally recognized as safe and effective. Generally recognized as safe (GRAS) is an American Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • List of countries by the number of recognized official languages: This is a list of countries sorted by the population and the number of recognized official languages. List of official languages by state Census figure

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'Recognized' example sentence in quotations

* This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one the being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap the being a force of Nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy. - George Bernard Shaw

* To be prosperous is not to be superior, and should form no barrier between men. Wealth out not to secure the prosperous the slightest consideration. The only distinctions which should be recognized are those of the soul, of strong principle, of incorruptible integrity, of usefulness, of cultivated intellect, of fidelity in seeking the truth. - William Ellery Channing

* By academic freedom I understand the right to search for truth and to publish and teach what one holds to be true. This right implies also a duty one must not conceal any part of what on has recognized to be true. It is evident that any restriction on academic freedom acts in such a way as to hamper the dissemination of knowledge among the people and thereby impedes national judgment and action. - Albert Einstein

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Recognized Sample Sentences in News

  • Thompson Hine Recognized by LMG Life Sciences 2014
    Thompson Hine LLP is pleased to announce the firm has again been recognized in LMG Life Sciences, published by the Legal Media Group in association with Euromoney Institutional Investor. Read more on this news related to 'Recognized'
  • Redknee Recognized in Deloitte's 2014 Technology Fast 500™
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  • Aquilent Named “2015 AWS Premier Consulting Partner”
    Aquilent, a recognized leading provider of Mobile, Web, Cloud and Portal solutions shaping the next generation of technology for the federal government, has been named an Amazon Web Services Premier Consulting Partner for the third year in a row. Read more on this news related to 'Recognized'

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