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nomenclature

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a word or combination of words by which a person or thing is regularly known
  • the nomenclature, "tuxedo," derives from the fact that the jacket first became popular in the resort area of Tuxedo Park, New York

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The first known use of nomenclature was in 1610

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“Nomenclature.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nomenclature. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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