Another crucial difference is that the Veneto vote is non-binding, because it is unrecognized by the central government in Rome.
unrecognized religious groups cannot send chaplains to prisons or hospitals.
A new biography by A. Scott Berg makes the case for Woodrow Wilson as an unrecognized great American president.
The Prawer-Begin bill implies that the Bedouins in these unrecognized villages are squatters.
Sykes suspects that the hairs come from either an unrecognized bear species, or an unknown hybrid of polar bear and brown bear.
He was for them no innovator, but rather the unrecognized tyrant who held them back from real innovation.
Her broad back had been unrecognized by the herald, careless in her haste.
This does not include mixed-bloods in adjoining states and some hundreds of unrecognized claimants.
What signified it that I was poor and ragged—unknown, unrecognized—if she were to be the gainer?
unrecognized disease of the reproductive organs, especially after the birth of children.
early 15c., "resume possession of land," back-formation from recognizance, or else from Old French reconoiss-, stem of reconoistre "to know again, identify, recognize," from Latin recognoscere "acknowledge, recall to mind, know again; examine; certify," from re- "again" (see re-) + cognoscere "know" (see cognizance). Meaning "know again, recall or recover the knowledge of, perceive an identity with something formerly known or felt" first recorded 1530s. Related: Recognized; recognizing.