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designation

noun     /ˌdez.ɪɡˈneɪ.ʃən/
[C] an official title or name: What's her official designation now she's been promoted?Names and titles [U] the act of designating a place or thing: The area qualifies for designation as a site of special scientific interest.Assertions and asserting
(Definition of designation noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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