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nominate

verb /ˈnomineit/
to name (someone) for possible election to a particular job etc
nombrar
They nominated him as captain.
nomination noun the act of nominating
nombramiento
the nomination of a president.
a suggestion of a particular person for a post etc
nominación, propuesta
We’ve had four nominations for the job.
nominee noun a person who is nominated for a job etc
candidato
a presidential nominee.
(Definition of nominate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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