from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A noun belonging to the class of words used as names for unique individuals, events, or places. Also called proper name.
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- n. A noun denoting a particular person, place, organization, ship, animal, event, or other individual entity.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a noun that denotes a particular thing; usually capitalized
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