Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having no name.
  • adj. Anonymous.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having no name; anonymous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having no name; unnamed.
  • adj. A term used in designating many parts otherwise unnamed

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having no name; anonymous: in anatomy, specifically noting an artery, a vein, and a bone. See innominata, innominatum.

Etymologies

Late Latin innōminātus : Latin in-, not; see in-1 + Latin nōminātus, past participle of nōmināre, to name; see nominate.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
in- + nominate (Wiktionary)

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