There are 2 translations of designate in Spanish:

designate1

vt

/ˈdezɪgneɪt/
  • 1 (name officially) nombrar, designar they designated me as their spokesman me nombraron portavoz del grupo the area was designated a national park la zona fue declarada parque nacional
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    • The engineering status will be designated to the school from September.
    • We follow the general rules of zebrafish nomenclature for designating locus and allele names.
    • Perhaps it might increase the awareness of the problem if we were officially to designate a day in the year in testimony to them.
  • 2 (call) [formal] designar three points designated A, B, C on the diagram tres puntos designados por A, B, C en el diagrama

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 2 translations of designate in Spanish:

designate2

adj

/ˈdezɪgneɪt; -nət; ˈdezɪgnət/
  • (after n) the governor/ambassador designate quien ha sido nombrado gobernador/embajador
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    • He was appointed director designate in February, but was originally not to take over until December.
    • Much has been made of the suggestion that the supposedly moderate prime minister designate intends to disband the militias.
    • Our cameras now take you to the Central Polling Office to hear from the Prime Minister designate.

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more