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incognizant

[in-kog-nuh-zuh nt] /ɪnˈkɒg nə zənt/
adjective
1.
not cognizant; without knowledge or awareness; unaware (usually followed by of).
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; in-3 + cognizant
Related forms
incognizance, noun
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incognizant

/ɪnˈkɒɡnɪzənt/
adjective
1.
(when postpositive) often foll by of. unaware (of)
Derived Forms
incognizance, noun
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