Definition of cogency in English:

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cogency

Pronunciation: /ˈkōjənsē/

noun

The quality of being clear, logical, and convincing; lucidity: the cogency of this argument
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  • If this post lacks my usual cogency and clarity, let me know.
  • It was replete with mathematical formulas and stated his case with a rare cogency and persuasiveness.
  • Their basic message that peace and security depend on just economic and political practices continues to have cogency and power.

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Syllabification: co·gen·cy

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