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name

verb [T] (GIVE/SAY NAME)    /neɪm/
B1 to give someone or something a name: [+ two objects] We named our dogs 'Shandy' and 'Belle'. A man named Dennis answered the door.Names and titles B1 to say what something or someone's name is: In the first question you had to name three types of monkey. He couldn't name his attacker.Names and titles
(Definition of name verb (GIVE/SAY NAME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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