Translation of denominate in Spanish:

denominate

Pronunciation: /dɪˈnɑːməneɪt; dɪˈnɒmɪneɪt/

vt

  • [formal] denominar
    More example sentences
    • The author, needless to say, remains quite attached to his ‘insight’ that there are two different senses of ‘a priori,’ one of which he denominates the ‘Kantian’ sense.
    • The name Peru was pervasive during the colonial period and was used to denominate the larger sections of the powerful viceroyalty of Lima.
    • But in reality, they lost their rights long before they were born, in an 1873 decision of the U.S. Supreme Court aptly denominated The Slaughter-House Cases.

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