[non-rek-uh g-nish-uh n]
absence or lack of recognition.
- nonrebreathing anesthesia,
- nonrecourse loan,
Origin of nonrecognition
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But when a couple moves from a recognition to a nonrecognition state, they may lose access to divorce.
the act or an instance of refusing to acknowledge formally a government or the independence of a country
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