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acknowledgment

noun
variants: or acknowledgement

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1 a formal recognition of an achievement or praiseworthy deed
  • an acknowledgment to the food committee for the delicious refreshments

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2 an open declaration of something (as a fault or the commission of an offense) about oneself
  • a surprising acknowledgment that he had been faking his injury in order to scam the insurance company

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The first known use of acknowledgment was in 1567

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“Acknowledgment.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/acknowledgment. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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