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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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Fleming has compiled the work of 19 writers who approach their work from different points along the recognizably diverse spectrum of black male experience.
Nor is it lacking in local musical influences--regional percussion instruments and recognizably South American rhythmic patterns contrast with the Latin texts to create a fascinating juxtaposition of old- and new-world flavors.
After two weeks of rapid-fire cell division, the clump of cells is poised to become recognizably human.
"I remember her as a lovely young lady; very, very bright--and recognizably so at a young age," says David Haskins, MD, Wyllie's childhood pediatrician.
Still, Wulf is onto something important in unearthing the remarkable, recognizably feminist sentiments voiced by many Quaker women as early as the first third of the eighteenth century.
Amnesty International fears that the charges against him could be politically motivated and is concerned at the reported lack of evidence of his involvement in any recognizably illegal activity.
As Gruen explains, "Lots of galleries are not interested in showing Keith's more sexually explicit work, mostly because it's not as recognizably hard-edged, graphic-line Haring, but we decided that if we were going to show work from his Paradise Garage days, these works should be homoerotic, if not explicit, because that was a big part of Keith's world and what made him happy."
Nuances and shadings come many years later, and only after the fundamental outlines have been drawn recognizably. The sane parent--that ideal figure--simply has to rustle up enough sexual self-confidence to acknowledge the portraits that our kids need to draw.
That statistic only hints at the most extreme examples--potential victims of an illness called "total allergy syndrome," "20th century disease" "chemical AIDS" or most recognizably, "multiple chemical sensitivity" (MCS).
In his most famous novel, Brideshead Revisited: The Sacred and Profane Memoirs of Captain Charles Ryder, Waugh, during the 1939-1945 war-time abstinence and rationing, unfolded a luxurious world of fine food, wonderful wine, and recognizably rich folk.
He argues that the language of merit illustrates "how traditional concepts may coexist with and even spawn recognizably modern concepts" (p.2).
At the novel's start, Simon is a human in a recognizably human world.