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recognition

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1 ability to positively identify someone or something
  • The research concerns the capacity for pattern recognition in dogs.
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2 the state of being publicly acknowledged or known for something (such as an achievement)
  • The group was pleased to finally receive recognition for their groundbreaking work.
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