designation definition

  • noun:
    • The act of designating; a marking or pointing completely.
    • Nomination or visit.
    • A distinguishing name or subject.
    • The act of designating; a pointing away or showing; sign.
    • Selection and visit for an intention; allotment; direction.
    • That which designates; a distinguishing mark or title; unique subject; appellation.
    • utilize or application; import; purpose; signification, as of a word or term.
    • The work of designating; a pointing down or showing; indicator.
    • Selection and visit for an objective; allotment; path.
    • what designates; a distinguishing mark or title; unique subject; appellation.
    • Use or application; import; intention; signification, at the time of a word or expression.
    • The act of pointing or marking out; a distinguishing from others; indication: as, the designation of an estate by boundaries.
    • Nomination; visit: as, a claim to a throne grounded on the designation of a predecessor.
    • A selecting and appointing; project: as, the designation of an officer to a certain demand.
    • the effective use of a word to point or identify a particular thing or things; denotation.
    • information; character; disposition.
    • That which designates; an exceptional appellation; especially, an addition to a name, since name, occupation, trade, or career, to tell apart the individual from other individuals.
    • In Scots legislation, the setting apart of manses and glebes when it comes to clergy from church lands of this parish by the presbytery for the bounds.
    • 8. In oysterculture:
    • the act of designating or determining one thing
    • distinguishing word or terms in which some body or something like that is called and categorized or distinguished from others
    • the work of placing one into a non-elective place

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