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denotative

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Denotative \De*not"a*tive\, adjective Having power to denote; designating or marking off.

Proper names are pre["e]minently denotative; telling us that such as object has such a term to denote it, but telling us nothing as to any single attribute. --Latham.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

denotative

adjective

1: having the power of explicitly denoting or designating or naming [syn: {denotative}, {denotive}] [ant: {connotative}]

2: in accordance with fact or the primary meaning of a term [syn: {denotative}, {explicit}]


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