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prenominate

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adjective pre·nom·i·nate \(ˌ)prē-ˈnä-mə-nət\

Definition of prenominate

obsolete

  1. :  previously mentioned

Origin and Etymology of prenominate

Late Latin praenominatus, past participle of praenominare to name before, from Latin prae- + nominare to name — more at nominate


First Known Use: 1513


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prenominate

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verb pre·nom·i·nate \-ˌnāt\

Definition of prenominate

obsolete

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to mention previously

1547

First Known Use of prenominate

1547


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