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  Words related to designation

Related / Similar Words: identification, appointment, assignment, naming, appellation, denomination, appellative

 

Definition:
  • the act of designating or identifying something;
  • the act of putting a person into a non-elective position; "the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee";
  • identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others;

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    Hyponyms: diagnosis, diagnosing, nomination, co-option, co-optation, delegacy, ordination, ordinance, recognition, street name, nickname, moniker, cognomen, sobriquet, soubriquet, title, title of respect

     

    Derivational Morphology: name, identify, discover, key, key out, distinguish, describe, designate, denominate, nominate, make, appoint, constitute, delegate, depute, assign

     

     
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