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denote

Pronunciation: /dɪˈnəʊt/

Translation of denote in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 [formal] (indicate) denotar [formal], indicar*
    Example sentences
    • Next, each species or cultivar has a list of nurseries that sell it, with symbols denoting new entries, synonyms, awards of merit, variegation and so on.
    • For the second quarter in a row, the company has had an ‘e’ placed after its trading symbol, denoting a late filing of accounts.
    • In Courchevel, pay attention to the numbers after the name (which denote the height in metres).
    1.2 [Linguistics/Lingüística] denotar
    Example sentences
    • Kildare County Council has agreed to erect signs denoting the twinning of Kildare with French town Corps Nuds.
    • The council has carried out risk assessments on all restricted areas and has reopened nearly three-quarters of the pathways - identified by a pink sign denoting a right of way.
    • It is signed P O'Neill denoting official sanction.

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