denote denote  /dɪ ˈnoʊt/


  1. (v) be a sign or indication of
  2. (v) have as a meaning
  3. (v) make known; make an announcement


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  1. Even today, for many people Asia's developing economies still denote the world's factories its cheap call centers and efficient manufacturers of every gizmo imaginable.
  2. Moreover, Fernald says, Parentese appears to hasten the process of connecting words to the objects they denote.
  3. The term a is most commonly used to denote singular or stand-alone entity.


  1. Fort Campbell's 'Lifeliners' take over Afghanistan mission

    A ceremony was held at Bagram Air Field on June 8 to denote the transfer of authority of sustainment operations and retrograde support from Task Force Durable to Task Force Lifeliners of Fort Campbell's 101st Sustainment Brigade.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Leaf Chronicle

  2. Tennis-French Open order of play on Saturday

    PARIS, June 7 (Reuters) - Order of play on Court Philippe Chatrier on the 14th day of the French Open on Saturday (times GMT, prefix numbers denote seedings): Play starts at 1300: 1-Serena Williams (United States) v 2-Maria Sharapova (Russia) 1-Bob Bryan/Mike Bryan (United States) - Michael Llodra/Nicolas Mahut (France) (Compiled by Julien Pretot; Editing by Ed Osmond)
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Tennis-French Open order of play on Friday

    PARIS, June 6 (Reuters) - Order of play on Court Philippe Chatrier on the 13th day of the French Open on Friday (all matches semi-finals, prefix numbers denote seedings, times GMT): Play starts at 1100: 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) v 3-Rafael Nadal (Spain) 4-David Ferrer (Spain) v 6-Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France) (Compiled by Julien Pretot; Editing by Ken Ferris)
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports


  1. "That shoe throwing episode, in my view is truly the best Weapon of Mass Destruction (WMD) to the leader who coined the phrase 'axis of evil' to denote Iran, Iraq and North Korea," Rais said, according to the advance text of his speech.
    on Dec 19, 2008 By: Rais Yatim Source: Reuters India

  2. "Hitler had a lot of Jews high up in the hierarchy of the Third Reich. Color does not necessarily denote quality, content or value," Belafonte said in an exclusive interview with Cybercast News Service.
    on Aug 8, 2005 By: Harry Belafonte Source:

  3. "For years we have drawn two bands around the globe, roughly between latitudes 30 and 50, to denote those parts of it deemed suitable for viticulture," Jancis Robinson, a respected wine critic and writer, said on her Web site.
    on Jun 26, 2007 By: Jancis Robinson Source: Washington Post

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/ˈdɛ kə dənt /