designatory

[ verb dez-ig-neyt; adjective dez-ig-nit, -neyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF designatory
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Names descriptive or designatory of these forms are frequently applied to them.

WORD ORIGIN

1640s, from Latin designatus, past participle of designare (see design (v.)).

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