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nominations, plural;
  1. The action of nominating or state of being nominated
    • - women's groups opposed the nomination of the judge
    • - the film received five nominations
  2. A person or thing nominated
    • - send your nominations in by November 30th

  1. the act of officially naming a candidate; "the Republican nomination for Governor"
  2. the condition of having been proposed as a suitable candidate for appointment or election; "there was keen competition for the nomination"; "his nomination was hotly protested"
  3. (nominate) propose as a candidate for some honor
  4. put forward; nominate for appointment to an office or for an honor or position; "The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission"
  5. (nominate) name: charge with a function; charge to be; "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"
  6. (nominate) appoint: create and charge with a task or function; "nominate a committee"
  7. Nomination is part of the process of selecting a candidate for either election to an office, or the bestowing of an honor or award.
  8. CentralNic is a domain registry based in London, England that currently manages the .la extension, as well as selling 'domains' - what in effect are subdomains - on its,,, and other domain names. ...
  9. (Nominate (taxonomy)) Subspecies (commonly abbreviated subsp. or ssp.) in biological classification, is either a taxonomic rank subordinate to species, or a taxonomic unit in that rank (plural: subspecies). ...
  10. An act or instance of nominating; A device or means by which a person or thing is nominated
  11. (nominate) To name someone as a candidate for a particular role or position, including that of an office; To entitle, confer a name upon
  12. (Nominations) The list of horses entered by owners and trainers for a race.
  13. (Nominations) Housing applicants whose names have been put forward to a Housing Association or other authority for rehousing.
  14. (Nominations) Shippers will be required to nominate at which Welded Point gas will enter the Maui Pipeline and at which Welded Point gas will be taken out of the Maui Pipeline.
  15. (nominations) A precise listing of the quantities of gas to be transported during any specified time period. A nomination includes all custody transfer entities, locations, compressor fueled and other volumetric assessments, and the precise routing of gas through the pipeline network. ...
  16. (NOMINATE) What an individual does to name another as his/her fiduciary (ie; personal representative, testamentary trustee, guardian) and whose nomination is subject to approval by a court. An individual nominates, a court appoints.
  17. (Nominate (noun)) Pertinent to animals, nominate means the first or primary form of an extant species.
  18. (Nominate) First sub-species to be formally named.
  19. (Nominate) Pay a fee to make a horse eligible for a special event. Nomination fees are part of the purse money.
  20. (Nominate) the first-named race of a species, that which has its scientific racial name the same as the specific name.
  21. (Nominating) and voting on featured article candidates.
  22. The naming of a person to receive an award or benefit e.g. similar to an expression of wish under a group life assurance scheme.
  23. A request for a physical quantity of gas under a specific purchase, sales or transportation agreement or for all contracts at a specific point.
  24. A notice to National Grid from a Shipper to indicate the request for the offer details for a supply point (transportation, metering, capacity, commodity costs, etc.).
  25. a payment that is made to the racetrack by the owner of a horse to make a horse eligible to be entered in a stakes race; also called a "subscription".