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Meaning of COGENCY

Pronunciation:  'kowjunsee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the quality of being logically valid
  2. [n]  persuasive relevance

COGENCY is a 7 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: rigor, rigour, validity
 See Also: believability, credibility, credibleness, relevance, relevancy



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Co"gen*cy\, n. [See {Cogent}.]
The quality of being cogent; power of compelling conviction;
conclusiveness; force.

      An antecedent argument of extreme cogency. --J. H.

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