How to use Designating in a sentence
She slung the markers designating her as the Undersecretary's assistant against the wall then crushed them with the heel of her boot.
Ray Lankester's term, homoplasy, has passed into currency as designating such cases where different genetic material has been pressed by similar conditions into similar moulds.
Jameson subsequently explained that Rhodes and he in designating " an eminent Dutchman " as president of " the new provincial republic " had had no communication with Meyer on the subject.
The Lucretian gens to which he belonged was one of the oldest of the great Roman houses, nor do we hear of the name, as we do of other great family names, as being diffused over other parts of Italy, or as designating men of obscure or servile origin.
The practice was long afterwards adopted of designating the Olympiad, or period of four years, by the name of the victor in the contests of the stadium, and of inscribing his name in the gymnasium of Olympia.Advertisement
More than twenty years later, when the first book on Abyssinia was composed - that of Alvarez - the title designating the king of Abyssinia is "Prester John," or simply "the Preste."
To answer this one must bear in mind what Fichte intended by designating all philosophy Wissenschaftslehre, or theory of science.
The seven chief judges so elected, together with one elected from the city of Baltimore, constitute the court of appeals, the governor with the advice and consent of the senate designating one of the eight as chief judge of that court.
Linnaeus' invention of binomial nomenclature for designating species served systematic biology admirably, but at the same time, by attaching preponderating importance to a particular grade in classification, crystallized the doctrine of fixity.
On the 1st day of January 1863 the final proclamation of emancipation was duly issued, designating the States of Arkansas, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and certain portions of Louisiana and Virginia, as "this day in rebellion against the United States," and proclaiming that, in virtue of his authority as commander-inchief, and as a necessary war measure for suppressing rebellion, "I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated states and parts of states are and henceforward shall be free," and pledging the executive and military power of the government to maintain such freedom.Advertisement
In the year of his elevation to the Caliphate, he had regulated the succession to the empire in his own family by designating as future caliphs his three sons, al-Montasir billah (" he who seeks help in God"), al-Mo`tazz billah (" he whose strength is of God"), and al-Mowayyad billah (" he who is assisted by God").
Markham, in designating this prince the last of his house, states that he was dethroned by the renowned founder of the Safawi dynasty.
In 1846 an act was passed designating slaves as apprentices bound to service until discharged by their owners, and providing that children of 1 The election to the U.S. Senate in 1865 of John Potter Stockton (1826-1900), a great-grandson of Richard Stockton, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, created hardly less excitement than the Broad Seal War.
On the death of Mirabeau a few months later, Barnave paid a high tribute to his worth and public services, designating him the Shakespeare of oratory.
Meanwhile the Porte, in issuing Midhat Pasha's famous scheme of reforms, had greatly irritated Rumanian politicians by including their country in the same category as the other privileged provinces, and designating its inhabitants as Ottoman subjects.Advertisement
In situ conservation measures involve designating specific areas as protected sites.
The name appears in Domesday, the suffix designating -the former insular, marshy character of the district; while the prefix is generally taken to indicate the name of a Saxon overlord, Beormund.
Look for the red text designating free shipping on many of the company's products.
Plan on designating about ten spaces for each day.
When purchasing your gift card online, you may choose from a set dollar amount or you have the option of designating your own amount.Advertisement
You can start this process by designating a notebook to help yourself get through it all.
Finally, be as organized as possible by designating a specific time for the games to begin.
To be really effective, consider designating some brainstorming rules.
Keep in mind that each state which recognizes common law marriages has specific guidelines for designating the union as a legal marriage.
While check-in itself is rather swift, there is little seating available while waiting for embarkation to begin, and lines designating early check-in passengers, V.I.P. passengers, and standard guests are not clearly marked.Advertisement
The only problem with the idea of designating the best guitar player of any style is that it is so subjective.
Designating regular time for playing board games is a great activity for your preschooler.
There is not one definitive rating company or department that is solely responsible for designating the top rated auto insurance companies in United States.
This ruling effectively created new law designating parodies as protected under fair use.
Badges designating the specialty of enlisted personnel are worn on the lapels while officers wear badges made up of the letters "US" on their lapels.Advertisement