cognosce

transitive verb
cog·​nosce | \ (ˈ)käg¦näs \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of cognosce

Scots law
: to determine judicially especially with respect to insanity

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History and Etymology for cognosce

Latin cognoscere to become acquainted with

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“Cognosce.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cognosce. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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