an act of acknowledging.
recognition of the existence or truth of something: the acknowledgment of a sovereign power.
a thing done or given in appreciation or gratitude.
5. Law. a.
a declaration before an official that one has executed a particular legal document.
public recognition by a man of an illegitimate child as his own.
Also, especially British, ac·knowl·edge·ment.
is always a great word to know.
So is slumgullion. Does it mean: