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recognize

(rĕk′əg-nīz′)
tr.v. recog·nized, recog·nizing, recog·nizes
Biology To exhibit recognition for (an antigen or a substrate, for example).

rec′og·niz′a·ble adj.
rec′og·niz′a·bly adv.
rec′og·niz′er n.
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Hadfield's central concern is, however, an important one, and despite these problems, each chapter offers an important and well-researched contribution to our understanding of the formation of 'a recognisably English literature'.
The Seville duo's scheme preserves what is worth preserving, notably the Cloister of the Novices, and also adds major new parts, executed in an understated, yet recognisably contemporary language.
Mr Watson, a lecturer at Edge Hill College in Ormskirk, Lancashire, added: "The features which are most recognisably Scouse are the ones that are used by comedians such as Harry Enfield.
Comic monsters like Vicky Pollard, right, worked brilliantly because they were recognisably real.
Some of these are unlikely to be authentic, but many of them recognisably come from the Jesus whom Christians revere.
Football in the early 1980s was recognisably the same game as it is now.
By 1914 Oxford had emerged in much the same form as it is now and was recognisably a 'modern' university.
The story remains atmospheric and gripping, but it's slower than most modern movies and having recognisably modern actors somehow makes this more of a problem.
warns a strap headline on the front cover of this slim novella, preparing us for a narrative which eschews the wider shores of science fiction in favour of a time and setting much more recognisably nearer to our own.
Belonging only to the present, they fail in architecture's corresponding temporal task, to be a bridge across time, recognisably rooted in the past while optimistically facing the future.
SHOULD we not be pleased that at least the wording on the misspelled Welsh translation on the Rhyl toilets (Anger at wee-error,January 19) were recognisably Welsh in nature?