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acknowledge

To accept responsibility for something.In real estate,it means to sign an instrument in front of a notary public,who will certify that the signer stated the signature was an act of free will.

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If he had acknowledged her, he would have had to consider her in the succession along with his two other illegitimate daughters, Mary and Elizabeth," added Norton.
In doing so, he acknowledged that a contract of respect existed between the company and its employees.
In fact, P carinii has not been acknowledged as a fungus by ICBN or any other authoritative taxonomic system.
Bryson does not prove that Elias was wrong--the transgressiveness of the Libertines was after all dependent on the internalization of certain norms--but she does show that notions of civility lived in a richer and more conflicted matrix than Elias acknowledged.
If a controller with write-back cache enabled fails, the writes in its cache may be lost and since the controller has already acknowledged the I/Os as complete, the application is unaware of the data loss.
Prudential spokesman Robert DeFillippo has acknowledged the imperative of treating policyholders as fairly as possible.
And while it acknowledged the failures of some Christians, it also said many others acted heroically to save Jews.
Last year, a federal district court judge in Chicago dismissed a $100 million class action based on warnings in a limited partnership offering statement that the investors acknowledged reading in their subscription documents (In the Matter of VMS Limited Partnership Securities Litigation, no.
Second, you have to put love where your labor is [an acknowledged steal from Ralph Waldo Emerson].
We are honored that the GSM Association has acknowledged the critical role that MDM plays in this process as well as InnoPath as a pioneer in making MDM a reality.
General manager Bill Stoneman is hopeful Escobar will return from the DL when eligible, but he acknowledged the injury could be a longer-term situation.