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Designatum vs. Designate — What's the Difference?

Designatum vs. Designate — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Designatum and Designate

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Designatum

(semantics) That which is named or designated by a linguistic term.

Designate

To indicate or specify; point out
A fence that designates the property boundary.

Designatum

Something (whether existing or not) that is referred to by a linguistic expression

Designate

To give a name or title to; characterize
The 1920s have been designated as the "Roaring Twenties.".

Designate

To select and set aside for a duty, office, or purpose
Designated a delegate to represent our department.
Designated funds for the project.
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Designate

Appointed but not yet installed in office
The commissioner designate.

Designate

Designated; appointed; chosen.

Designate

(UK) Used after a role title to indicate that the person has been selected but has yet to take up the role.

Designate

To mark out and make known; to point out; to indicate; to show; to distinguish by marks or description
To designate the boundaries of a country
To designate the rioters who are to be arrested

Designate

To call by a distinctive title; to name.

Designate

To indicate or set apart for a purpose or duty — with to or for; to designate an officer for or to the command of a post or station.

Designate

Designated; appointed; chosen.

Designate

To mark out and make known; to point out; to name; to indicate; to show; to distinguish by marks or description; to specify; as, to designate the boundaries of a country; to designate the rioters who are to be arrested.

Designate

To call by a distinctive title; to name.

Designate

To indicate or set apart for a purpose or duty; - with to or for; as, to designate an officer for or to the command of a post or station.

Designate

Assign a name or title to

Designate

Give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)

Designate

Decree or designate beforehand;
She was destined to become a great pianist

Designate

Design or destine;
She was intended to become the director

Designate

Appointed but not yet installed in office

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