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designated, past tense; designates, 3rd person singular present; designated, past participle; designating, present participle;
  1. Appointed to an office or position but not yet installed
    • - the Director designate
  1. Appoint (someone) to a specified position
    • - he was designated as prime minister
  2. Officially assign a specified status or ascribe a specified name or quality to
    • - certain schools are designated “science schools”
    • - a personality disorder that Adler designates the Ruling Type
  3. Signify; indicate
    • - the term “brainstem” designates the medulla, pons, and mesencephalon

  1. assign a name or title to
  2. designate(ip): appointed but not yet installed in office
  3. delegate: give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
  4. indicate: indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents"
  5. destine: decree or designate beforehand; "She was destined to become a great pianist"
  6. (designation) appellation: identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
  7. (Designation (landmarks)) For historic landmarks or places in the United States, the terms "designated" and "designation" have official meanings, as determined by U.S. government agencies or a Landmarks Preservation Commission, etc. ...
  8. To mark out and make known; to point out; to name; to indicate; to show; to distinguish by marks or description; to specify; as, to designate the boundaries of a country; to designate the rioters who are to be arrested; To call by a distinctive title; to name; To indicate or set apart for a ...
  9. (designation) The act of designating; a pointing out or showing; indication; Selection and appointment for a purpose; allotment; direction; That which designates; a distinguishing mark or name; distinctive title; appellation; Use or application; import; intention; signification, as of a word or ...
  10. ("Designated") means selected or assigned by the employer or the employer's representative as being qualified to perform specific duties.
  11. (Designated) Something or someone who has/is selected for a job, e.g., designated payments.
  12. (Designated) to set apart for a specific reason
  13. (designated) (1) In nonprofit accounting, assets, or equity set aside by action of the governing board, as distinguished from assets or equity set aside in conformity with requirements of donors, grantors, or creditors, which are properly referred to as restricted. ...
  14. (designated) Already chosen (usually by the government).
  15. (designated) Assessed by the NIAP Oversight Body as technically competent in the specific field of IT security evaluation and formally authorized to carry out evaluations within the context of the NIAP Common Criteria Evaluation and Validation Scheme. ...
  16. A designated post-secondary educational institution meets provincial and federal eligibility criteria, and students attending these schools can apply for government-sponsored student financial assistance, such as Canada Student Loans.
  17. (Designating) Putting an account, for example a unit trust account, in another person's name. This might be used to invest on behalf of a child, where the account is designated with the name of the given child.
  18. (Designation) indication of the contracting state(s) in which the protection for the invention is desired (Article 79 EPC).
  19. (DESIGNATION (DGN)) Abbreviation in lower case type, that identifies the nature of a customer´s business and usually appears only in the white page section.
  20. (DESIGNATION) A world in an empire may be designated to produce a specific resource according to the wishes of the emperor or empress. The type of the world is changed by the World/Designate command.
  21. (DESIGNATION) This activity is approved for 1 continuing education contact hour or .1 CEU.
  22. (DESIGNATION) the nomenclatural act of an author or the Commission in fixing, by an express statement, the name-bearing type of a newly or previously established nominal genus, subgenus, species, or subspecies. ...
  23. (Designation (Full Approval)) Surgeons and facilities are fully approved for ASMBS BSCOE designation when they comply with the requirements that are in effect when they submit their applications for designation or renewal. A comprehensive site inspection is conducted to verify compliance. ...
  24. (Designation) A controlled area of wine production that is governed by laws specific to the production of wine in that area.
  25. (Designation) A persons title, description of occupation and address at which they are permanently resident.