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nominationnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌnɒm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌnɑː.mə-/

nomination noun [C or U] (SUGGESTION)

C1 the act of officially suggesting someone or something for a job, position, or prize: There have been two nominations for the new job.
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nomination noun [C or U] (CHOICE)

the act of officially choosing someone for a job or position: the nomination of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court
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