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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adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
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Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

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 prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.