Definition Of dedignation


the choosing and naming of someone to be the holder of an official position.

a leader's designation of his own successor

Example Of dedignation

  • a group of tribes banded together under the designation “Sheepeaters.”

  • a leader's designation of his own successor

  • And I suspect that the box office return for the film will make that designation an even higher honor than it is today.

  • Another important provision of the new charter was that it eliminated party designation for candidates running for office.

  • Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty designation was considered for the land in 1973 but action was again deferred after it was concluded that national park status was more appropriate.

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