no·​tate | \ ˈnō-ˌtāt How to pronounce notate (audio) \
notated; notating

Definition of notate

transitive verb

: to put into notation

Examples of notate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Include the last four digits of account numbers, approximate value and amount of money owed, and also notate whether the item is separate or community property. Dallas News, 13 May 2021 What's more, because crypto is decentralized and uses a public ledger to notate payments, there is an opportunity for a level of transparency government assistance programs do not provide. Catherine Coley, Fortune, 24 Aug. 2020 For something free, check out Musescore, which has tons of free sheet music for various instruments and can even be used to notate and print your own music. Parker Hall, Wired, 17 June 2020 Dances that are completely choreographed, designed, notated in many, many ways in different media. Belinda Luscombe, Time, 19 Dec. 2019 Yacht took its entire back-catalog - which is 82 songs and 17 years of music - and notated it in MIDI, later running it through a machine learning model called a latent space interpolation model. Ilana Kaplan, Billboard, 29 Aug. 2019 That’s because choreography is carefully notated as part of the Broadway process and rarely is redone for tours. Chris Jones,, 29 Aug. 2019 One of David’s songs was notated on the back of my dress. Joelle Goldstein,, 4 July 2019 Average math and reading scores are notated as compared to the district average. Kristi Nix, Houston Chronicle, 1 July 2019

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First Known Use of notate

1871, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for notate

back-formation from notation

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“Notate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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