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[ noun ] something (as a course of action) that is recommended as advisable

Used in print

(The Atlanta Constitution...)

The jury said it found the court `` has incorporated into its operating_procedures the recommendations '' of two previous grand_juries , the Atlanta_Bar_Association and an interim citizens_committee .

(The Dallas Morning News,...)

It was one of a series of recommendations by the Texas_Research_League .

Principals of the 13 schools in the Denton_Independent_School_District have been re-elected for the 1961 - 62 session upon the recommendation of Supt._Chester_O._Strickland .

The report , culminating a year long study of the ADC program in Cook county by a New_York_City welfare consulting_firm , listed 10 long_range recommendations designed to reduce the soaring ADC case_load .

Other recommendations made by the committee are :

Related terms

advice referral recommend

2
[ noun ] something that recommends (or expresses commendation) of a person or thing as worthy or desirable

Used in print

(John Dos Passos, Midcentury....)

For once radicalism was a recommendation .

Related terms

praise character puff commend

3
[ noun ] any quality or characteristic that gains a person a favorable reception or acceptance or admission

Synonyms

passport

Examples

"her pleasant personality is already a recommendation" "his wealth was not a passport into the exclusive circles of society"

Related terms

characteristic

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