Cog"ni*za*ble (? ∨ ), a. [F. connaissable, fr. connaitre to know, L. cognoscere. See Cognition.]

1.

Capable of being known or apprehended; as, cognizable causes.

2.

Fitted to be a subject of judicial investigation; capable of being judicially heard and determined.

Cognizable both in the ecclesiastical and secular courts. Ayliffe.

 

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