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recognize the validity or authority of acknowledge
inability to recognize objects by use of the senses agnosia
inability to name objects or to recognize written or spoken names of objects amnesic aphasia , amnestic aphasia , anomia , anomic aphasia , nominal aphasia
Dutch pioneer microscopist who was among the first to recognize cells in animals and who gave the first accurate descriptions of microbes and spermatozoa and blood corpuscles (1632-1723) Anton van Leeuwenhoek , Anton van Leuwenhoek , Leeuwenhoek , Leuwenhoek
loss of the ability to recognize objects by handling them astereognosis , tactile agnosia
inability to recognize or understand the meaning of spoken words auditory agnosia
microchip that uses tiny strands of DNA to latch onto and quickly recognize thousands of genes at a time; intended for use in a biological environment biochip
Israeli statesman who persuaded the United States to recognize the new state of Israel and became its first president (1874-1952) Chaim Azriel Weizmann , Chaim Weizmann , Weizmann
refusal to recognize someone you know cold shoulder , cut , snub
recognize as different discern
microchip that holds DNA probes that form half of the DNA double helix and can recognize DNA from samples being tested DNA chip , gene chip
English geologist remembered as the first person to recognize that dinosaurs were reptiles (1790-1852) Gideon Algernon Mantell , Mantell
any of several sects of Orthodox Judaism that reject modern secular culture and many of whom do not recognize the spiritual authority of the modern state of Israel Haredi
unwillingness to recognize and respect differences in opinions or beliefs intolerance
Dutch naturalist and microscopist who proposed a classification of insects and who was among the first to recognize cells in animals and was the first to see red blood cells (1637-1680) Jan Swammerdam , Swammerdam
Italian anatomist who was the first to use a microscope to study anatomy and was among the first to recognize cells in animals (1628-1694) Malpighi , Marcello Malpighi
genre of art and outdoor constructions made by untrained artists who do not recognize themselves as artists naive art , outsider art , primitive art , self-taught art , vernacular art
states'-rights doctrine that a state can refuse to recognize or to enforce a federal law passed by the United States Congress nullification
person who refuses to face reality or recognize the truth (a reference to the popular notion that the ostrich hides from danger by burying its head in the sand) ostrich
debt, to refuse to recognize or pay a repudiate
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