Definition of recognitive in US English:

recognitive

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or involving recognition or acknowledgement; that recognizes.

Origin

Early 19th century. From classical Latin recognit-, past participial stem of recognōscere recognosce + -ive, after either cognitive or French récognitif.

Pronunciation

recognitive

/rɪˈkɒɡnɪtɪv/