from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of designation.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • The move toward single vineyard designations is welcomed by this wine drinker.

    Cautiously Raising a Glass to Single-Vineyard Finger Lakes Wines

  • The criteria for the designations is somewhat clear, but the process by which those designations are made is not spelled out in the least.


  • "It is, roughly, what Dr. Nentrov suggested -- each of the intervals between the designations is a very minute but very exact fraction of the difference between lesser designation and the base-line designation."

    Time Crime

  • The designations are the same as in the preceding table, except that the names of the stars are here taken from different catalogues.

    Lectures on Stellar Statistics

  • People inquiring about listing can call the designations team on 01904 601901.

    Evening Mail news round-up

  • Yet to me the new look evokes the vaunted DRC, with its clean, prominent appellation designations, such as La Tache and Grands Echezeaux.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • I had no idea about Stalinist Soviet strategies with regards to their ammunition .... and yes the Army name designations do get confusing.

    Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium - Recent changes [en]

  • A - ARP B - PPP C - ONS D - DHCP E - BOOTP Answer: C Question: 5 What is used for the implementation of Internet name designations as specified in RFC 1034 and RFC 1035?

    Recently Uploaded Slideshows

  • To gain a competitive edge, some agents are focusing on niche markets, earning certificates known in the real-estate industry as "designations," according to the Seattle Times

    Agents Get Picky, While Sellers

  • Yet the administration has never published a statement of reasons for any of these "designations," much less afforded anyone a trial.

    The Nation: Top Stories


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.