recognition

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recognition(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (identification)
a. el reconocimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Identification systems can include the recognition of images and faces.Los sistemas de identificación pueden incluir el reconocimiento de imágenes y rostros.
2. (for an achievement)
a. el reconocimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My husband won an award at work in recognition of his dedication.Mi marido ganó un premio en el trabajo en reconocimiento a su dedicación.
3. (realization)
a. el entendimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
For the engineer, recognition of the problem was the first step in resolving it.Para el ingeniero, el reconocimiento del problema fue el primer paso en resolverlo.
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recognition
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el reconocimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to have changed beyond or out of all recognitionestar irreconocible
in recognition ofen reconocimiento a
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recognition [ˌrekəɡˈnɪʃən]
noun
1 (identification, recollection) reconocimiento (m)
he gazed blankly at her, then recognition dawned la miró sin comprender, entonces cayó en la cuenta de quién era
a smile of recognition he searched for a sign of recognition on her face, but there was none an exercise to test children's word recognition beyond out of all recognition
the bodies were mutilated beyond or out of (all) recognition los cuerpos estaban tan mutilados que resultaba imposible reconocerlos; she has changed beyond recognition ha cambiado tanto que está irreconocible
he changed it beyond out of all recognition the facilities have improved beyond all recognition the factory's productivity has been improved out of all recognition the social structure has changed beyond recognition the situation in Eastern Europe has changed out of all recognition
2 (acknowledgement) reconocimiento (m)
she hasn't got the recognition she deserves no ha recibido el reconocimiento que se merece
this brought him public recognition his exploits have gained worldwide recognition he never sought international recognition for her work he received relatively little recognition for his efforts he yearned for academic recognition. he is anxious for his work to receive some sort of public recognition at last, her father's work has received popular recognition.. there has been insufficient recognition of the magnitude of the problem /the CBI welcomed the Chancellor's recognition of the recession/ and hoped for a reduction in interest rates there has been growing recognition by senior officers of the need for reform in the armed forces the official recognition of trade union rights came with the 1871 Trade Union Act he seeks recognition this is a first step towards formal recognition his government did not receive full recognition by Britain until July the United States administration has decided to withdraw its official recognition of the three-party coalition in Cambodia there would be no recognition of a government in exile led by General Aoun
there is a growing recognition that ... hay cada vez más gente que admite que ...
we must start with the recognition that everyone is different this might lead to a recognition by both the superpowers that arms talks must be continued
in recognition of en reconocimiento de
in recognition of this [fact] he was knighted in recognition of his achievements
the awards he won in recognition of his work los premios que ganó en reconocimiento del trabajo realizado
the decision to lift economic barriers to South Africa in recognition of government reforms he had just received a doctorate in recognition of his contributions to seismology we were smiling in recognition of the fact that we had been accomplices together An OCR (Optical Character Recognition) scanner can't read the ticket when black flecks of carbon land on the serial number because it can only register information printed in black ink
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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