De*nom`i*na"tive (?), a. [Cf. F. d'enominatif.]


Conferring a denomination or name.

2. Logic

Connotative; as, a denominative name.


Possessing, or capable of possessing, a distinct denomination or designation; denominable.

The least denominative part of time is a minute. Cocker.

4. Gram.

Derived from a substantive or an adjective; as, a denominative verb.


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De*nom`i*na"tive, n.

A denominative name or term; denominative verb.

Jer. Taylor. Harkness.


© Webster 1913.