Meaning of “nomenclature” in the English Dictionary

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"nomenclature" in British English

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nomenclaturenoun [ C or U ]

uk /nəʊˈmeŋ.klə.tʃər/ us /ˈnoʊ.men.kleɪ.tʃɚ/ specialized

a system for naming things, especially in a particular area of science:

(the) nomenclature of organic chemicals

(Definition of “nomenclature” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"nomenclature" in American English

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nomenclaturenoun [ C ]

us /ˈnoʊ·mənˌkleɪ·tʃər/

a system for naming things, esp. in a particular area of science:

the nomenclature of nuclear physics

(Definition of “nomenclature” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)