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designate
'dɛzɪg,neɪt [adj]'dɛzɪgnɪt [v]'dɛzɪg,neɪt
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (形) adjective
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(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).
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