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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of officially naming a candidate; An address (usually at a political event) proposing the name of a candidate to run for office; The state of having been proposed as a suitable candidate for appointment

Usage examples (38)
  • Once again it is time to invite nominations to the Council of Management.
  • The nomination was brief and to the point
  • There was keen competition for the nomination
  • His nomination was hotly protested for more
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