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/ækˈnɒl ɪdʒ mənt/
an act of acknowledging.
recognition of the existence or truth of something:
the acknowledgment of a sovereign power.
an expression of appreciation.
a thing done or given in appreciation or gratitude.
a declaration before an official that one has executed a particular legal document.
an official certificate of a formal
public recognition by a man of an illegitimate child as his own.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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British Dictionary definitions for
the act of acknowledging or state of being acknowledged
something done or given as an expression of thanks, as a reply to a message, etc
) an author's statement acknowledging his use of the works of other authors, usually printed at the front of a book
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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