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To the extent any of these particular plaintiffs have a judicially cognizable claim, it would be against the Senate and the House of Representatives.

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If his comments were libellous, the libel was cognizable in the ordinary courts of law.

Yet nothing could be more obvious than that the breach of any statute was cognizable before the courts of law.

Similarly, no articulate sound is cognizable until the inarticulate sounds which go to make it up have been learned.

Assignments--not cognizable, unless drawn up at the judge-advocate's office and registered.

Agreements--not cognizable, unless written and registered; being witnessed by one person, not a prisoner.


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On this page you'll find 54 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cognizable, such as: appercipient, cognitive, cognoscible, comprehensible, corporeal, and discernible.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.