Nun"cu*pate (?), v. t. [L. nuncupatus, p. p. of nuncupare to nuncupate, prob. fr. nomen name + capere to take.]


To declare publicly or solemnly; to proclaim formally.


In whose presence did St. Peter nuncupate it ? Barrow.


To dedicate by declaration; to inscribe; as, to nuncupate a book.




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