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denoting

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

indicating something
  • an arrow is a common denoting symbol for direction

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denoting

verb
present participle of denote

Synonyms of denoting (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to serve as a sign or symptom of
  • the unkempt yard denotes a homeowner with little concern for the well-being of his neighborhood

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“Denoting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/denoting. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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