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designate
'dɛzɪg,neɪt [adj]'dɛzɪgnɪt [v]'dɛzɪg,neɪt
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Appointed but not yet installed in office.
(动) As a verb
  1. Design or destine.
  2. Decree or designate beforehand.
  3. Indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively.
  4. Assign a name or title to.
  5. Give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person).
Hyphenationdes•ig•nate
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (形) adjective
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指定zhǐdìngto appoint; to assign; to indicate clearly and with certainty; designated
指明zhǐmíngto show clearly; to designate; to indicate
称呼chēnghuto call; to address as; appellation
候任hòurèndesignate
指名zhǐmíngto mention by name; to designate; designated
订定dìngdìngto set; to designate; to stipulate; to provide; to draw up; to formulate (rules etc); stipulation
wèito speak; to say; to name; to designate; meaning; sense; (Chinese surname)
命名mìngmíngto give a name to; to dub; to christen; to designate; named after; naming
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