appellation, denomination, designation, appellative(noun)
identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
appointment, assignment, designation, naming(noun)
the act of putting a person into a non-elective position
"the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee"
the act of designating or identifying something
The act of designating; a pointing out or showing; indication.
Selection and appointment for a purpose; allotment; direction.
That which designates; a distinguishing mark or name; distinctive title; appellation.
Use or application; import; intention; signification, as of a word or phrase.
the act of designating; a pointing out or showing; indication
selection and appointment for a purpose; allotment; direction
that which designates; a distinguishing mark or name; distinctive title; appellation
use or application; import; intention; signification, as of a word or phrase
Origin: [L. designatio: cf. F. dsignation.]
The numerical value of designation in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of designation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The only way a Scud gets a new designation is if it is substantially different.
This maximum use limit has a temporary designation, but nevertheless is considered for now to be appropriately health protective.
The rescission of Cuba's designation as a State Sponsor of Terrorism reflects our assessment that Cuba meets the statutory criteria.
We mainly asked the designation of the ship, we spoke with members of the Indian Mission and gave them the letter we sent to the sanctions committee.
We mainly asked for the designation of the ship, we spoke with members of the Indian Mission and gave them the letter we sent to the sanctions committee.
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Translations for designation
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- betegnelse, benævnelseDanish
- nimitys, titteli, nimittäminenFinnish
- appellation, la désignationFrench
- benaming, aanwijzingDutch
- benevning, nemning, betegnelseNorwegian
- назва́ние, обозначе́ние, предназначе́ние, указа́ниеRussian
- benämning, beteckningSwedish
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