To get attention (usually official) for achievements.
Example: He received recognition for his contribution to the film industry.
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- the state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged 2. [n] - approval 3. [n] - the process of recognizing something or someone by rememberingFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=recognition
[See firstly recall.] Form of LTM retrieval involving awareness of past encounter, such as when having to judge words or pictures as having previously been presented.
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[ Latin recognitio
: confer French recognition
. See Recognizance
.] The act of recognizing, or the state of being recognized; acknowledgment; formal avowal; knowledge confessed or avowed; notice. « The lives of...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/24
the process of recognizing something or someone by remembering; `a politician whose recall of names was as remarkable as his recognition of faces`; `experimental psychologists measure the elapsed time from the onset of the stim...Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=recognition
approval; `give her recognition for trying`; `he was given credit for his work`; `give her credit for trying`; `the credits were given at the end of the film`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=recognition
designation by the chair granting a person the right to speak in a deliberative body; `he was unable to make his motion because he couldn`t get recognition by the chairman`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=recognition
the state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged; `the partners were delighted with the recognition of their work`; `she seems to avoid much in the way of recognition or acknowledgement of feminist work prior to her own...Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=recognition
(biology) the ability of one molecule to attach to another molecule that has a complementary shape; `molecular recognition drives all of biology, for instance, hormone and receptor or antibody-antigen interactions or the organization of molecules into lar...Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=recognition
(rek″әg-nĭ´shәn) the act of recognizing (seeing something as familiar). the state of being seen as familiar. the interaction of immunologically competent cells with antigen that begins with the binding of the antigen to specific antigen receptors on B and T lymphocytes ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (n.) The act of recognizing, or the state of being recognized; acknowledgment; formal avowal; knowledge confessed or avowed; notice.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/recognition/
(from the article `international law`) Recognition is a process whereby certain facts are accepted and endowed with a certain legal status, such as statehood, sovereignty over newly ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/r/20
in psychology, a form of remembering characterized by a feeling of familiarity when something previously experienced is again encountered; in such ... [3 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/r/20
recognition 1. The act of identifying someone or something on the basis of a past sighting or experience, the ability to do this, or the fact of being identified through having been seen or experienced before. 2. Appreciation of the value of an achievement: 'His pioneering work never got the recognition it deserved.' 3. Acknowledgment of the exis...Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/1831/2
Employer acceptance of a labor organization as the one authorized to negotiate, usually for all members of a negotiating unit.
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(1) Formal acknowledgment given by a communications medium to an advertising agency to recognize that agency as being bona fide, competent, and ethical; therefore, entitled to discounts. (2) The ability of research subjects to recall a particular ad or campaign when they see or hear it.
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Recognition, in parliamentary procedure, is the assignment of the floor—that is, the exclusive right to be heard at that time—to a member of a deliberative assembly. With a few exceptions, a member must be recognized by the chair before engaging in debate or making a motion. The general rule is that the first m...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recognition_(parliamentary_procedure)
In U.S. Federal income tax law recognition is among a series of prerequisites to the manifestation of gains and losses used to determine tax liability. First, in the series for manifesting gain and loss, a taxpayer must `realize` gain and loss. This word `realize` is a term of art that refers to the realization requirement where the t...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recognition_(tax)
Recognition in sociology is public acknowledgement of person`s status or merits (achievements, virtues, service, etc.). In psychology, a person seeking excessive recognition, or unnecessary recognition, could themselves be exhibiting traits of an narcissistic personality disorder. When some person is recognized, he or she is acc...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recognition_(sociology)
recognition, acknowledgment of the admission of new states into the international community by political action of states that are already members. Its derivation is found in the policy of the older European powers, which, after developing a system of binding diplomatic usage, refused to permit the ...Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/history/A0841304.html
(Lat. re + cognitio, knowledge) The knowledge of an object along with the realization that the same object has been previously known. Recognition may, but need not be, effected by a comparison of a memory image with recurring objects. See Familiarity, Feeling of; Memory. -- L.W.Found on http://www.ditext.com/runes/r.html
An acknowledgment that something which has been done by one man in the name of another, was done by authority of the latter. A recognition by the principal of the agency of another in the particular instance, or in similar instances, is evidence of the authority of the agent, so that the recognition may be either express or implied. As an instanc.....Found on http://www.lectlaw.com/def2/q113.htm
(reflex) Such tests feature a 'memory' and 'distracter' set of stimuli. There's still only one response the user is responsible for, but now he/she must distinguish if the presented stimulus is the right or wrong one to react to.Found on http://critical-gaming.com/critical-glossary/
The point at which a character understands his or her situation as it really is. Sophocles' Oedipus comes to this point near the end of Oedipus the King; Othello comes to a similar understanding of his situation in Act V of Othello.Found on http://highered.mheducation.com/sites/0072405228/student_view0/drama_glossa
An acknowledgement of an employeeFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22403
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