verb (used with object), rec·og·nized, rec·og·niz·ing.
Origin of recognize
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Promiscuity in London is a well-recognized fact, but a serious love-affair is quite a different thing.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13|Elbert Hubbard
They dealt with grosser forms, belonging to well-recognized parasitic groups.Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley
Many trades and occupations have their well-recognized types of injury.Five Lectures on Blindness|Kate M. Foley
It is a well-recognized fact that it is costly to keep and that the eggs are not desirable for culinary use.Domesticated Animals|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
According to a well-recognized law new epidemics are always most violent and fatal.The Great Pestilence (A.D. 1348-9)|Francis Aidan Gasquet