Definitions for Nomenclatureˈnoʊ mənˌkleɪ tʃər, noʊˈmɛn klə tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. terminology, nomenclature, language(noun)

    a system of words used to name things in a particular discipline

    "legal terminology"; "biological nomenclature"; "the language of sociology"


  1. nomenclature(Noun)

    A name.

  2. nomenclature(Noun)

    A set of names or terms.

  3. nomenclature(Noun)

    A set of rules used for forming the names or terms in a particular field of arts or sciences.

  4. Origin: From nomenclatura, from nomen + calare

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nomenclature(noun)

    a name

  2. Nomenclature(noun)

    a vocabulary, dictionary, or glossary

  3. Nomenclature(noun)

    the technical names used in any particular branch of science or art, or by any school or individual; as, the nomenclature of botany or of chemistry; the nomenclature of Lavoisier and his associates

  4. Origin: [L. nomenclatura: cf. F. nomenclature. See Nomenclator.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Nomenclature in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Nomenclature in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  1. Jim Green:

    [This mission] probably has reignited the debate, but from a NASA perspective we don't get involved in that. We really are not concerned about the nomenclature. What we're concerned about is going to the objects that are most important for us to understand the origin and evolution of the solar system.

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