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prenominate

adjective pre·nom·i·nate \ (ˌ)prē-ˈnä-mə-nət \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of prenominate

obsolete
: 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


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prenominate

verb pre·nom·i·nate \ (ˌ)prē-ˈnä-mə-ˌnāt \

Definition of prenominate

transitive verb
obsolete
: to mention previously

First Known Use of prenominate

1547


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