Example sentences for: designate

How can you use “designate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The BioSource is used to designate the innate (or starting) properties of a sample, such as genotype, age, species, and disease state.

  • Years ago, lexicographers used the label Colloquial to designate words and senses that were at a language level somewhat below that of formal usage but not so low down and dirty as to be considered Vulgar or Slang . A word like Goody!

  • Note that the different numbers of the bmr mutants do not necessarily designate separate loci.

  • Designate a program sponsor who is responsibleand accountable for the acquisition.

  • The same content appears in the term content provider . Although at first used to designate corporations such as Time Warner, Disney, and Microsoft--which scour the universe for matériel to give life and purpose to their distribution networks--the term has been trickling down to apply to individuals.

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