Cognoscence \Cog*nos"cence\, n. [LL. cognoscentia. See {Cognizance}.] Cognizance. [R.] --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • cognoscence — mid 15c., from L. cognoscere to know (see COGNIZANCE (Cf. cognizance)) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • Cognizance — Cog ni*zance (? or ?; 277), n. [OF. conissance, conoissance, F. connaissance, LL. cognoscentia, fr. L. cognoscere to know. See {Cognition}, and cf. {Cognoscence}, {Connoisseur}.] 1. Apprehension by the understanding; perception; observation.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Knowledge — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Knowledge >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 knowledge knowledge Sgm: N 1 cognizance cognizance cognition cognoscence| Sgm: N 1 acquaintance acquaintance experience ken privity insight familiarity …   English dictionary for students

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