Definition of 'designate'
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In Common Usage. designate is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'designate'
British English: designate VERB
When you designate someone or something as a particular thing, you formally give them that description or name.
...a man interviewed in one of our studies whom we shall designate as E.
Definition of designate from the Collins English Dictionary
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