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denomination

de·nom·i·na·tion

denomination

 
 
pronunciation:
dih na mih neI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of designating or assigning a classifying name.
synonyms:
classification, designation
similar words:
appellation, assignment, definition, denotation, identification, specification
definition 2: a designation or title so assigned.
synonyms:
appellation, classification, designation, grouping, name
similar words:
definition, denotation, label, title
definition 3: a religious group or sect composed of a number of congregations.
similar words:
church, sect, synod
definition 4: any one in a series of graduated values, weights, or the like.
coins of different denominations, such as a nickel and a dime
synonyms:
value
similar words:
degree, gradation, grade, level, size, species, variety
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