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- n. distinguishing mark; diagnostic
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Distinguishing mark; diagnostic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Distinguishing mark; sign.
Latin dignoscere to distinguish; di- = dis- + gnoscere, noscere, to learn to know. (Wiktionary)
It was the little finger with that dignotion on the nail, which showed that she had a journey to go.