[kog-nuh-zuh-buh l, kon-uh-, kog-nahy-]
- capable of being perceived or known.
- being within the jurisdiction of a court.
Origin of cognizable
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Examples from the Web for uncognizable
For in precisely the measure in which the individual thing bears in itself a material element is it uncognizable.
To regard power as uncognizable, is only a self-deception of the understanding respecting its own doing.
- law susceptible to the jurisdiction of a court
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Word Origin and History for uncognizable
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