Root Word of the Day: PRECOGNITION

precognition (noun) – knowledge of something before it occurs; a premonition
BREAKDOWN: PRE- (before) + COGN- (know) + -ION (state or act)


This word is built on the root COGN-, which means to learn or know.
Common COGN- words include recognize.
More esoteric COGN- words include cognizable and cognoscente.

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