nonrecognition

[non-rek-uh g-nish-uh n]
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noun

absence or lack of recognition.

Nearby words

  1. nonqualified,
  2. nonracial,
  3. nonrational,
  4. nonreadable,
  5. nonrebreathing anesthesia,
  6. nonrecourse loan,
  7. nonrecurrent,
  8. nonrecurring,
  9. nonreflexive,
  10. nonregent

Origin of nonrecognition

First recorded in 1840–50; non- + recognition

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British Dictionary definitions for nonrecognition

nonrecognition

noun

the act or an instance of refusing to acknowledge formally a government or the independence of a country
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