Definitions

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  • n. A nominator.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A nominator.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In law, one who nominates.

Etymologies

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See nominate and -or.

Examples

  • Feudalism demands to divide the power with theocracy before the inevitable advent of the people, who, as ever, will take the lion’s share—Quia nominor leo.

    II. This Will Destroy That. Book V

  • He took much more than he gave, in obedience to the law of genius, which gives in vain, but in love always takes more than it gives, _quia nominor leo_, because it is genius, and genius half consists in the instinctive absorption of all that is great in its surroundings and making it greater still.

    Jean Christophe: in Paris The Market-Place, Antoinette, the House

  • _quia nominor Poleo_, has twelve millions, plus four millions, -- sixteen millions.

    Napoleon the Little

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