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appellative

 
Adjective appellative has 2 senses
  1. appellative - pertaining to or dealing with or used as a common noun
  2. appellative, naming - inclined to or serving for the giving of names; "the appellative faculty of children"; "the appellative function of some primitive rites"
    Antonym: connotative (indirect, via denotative)
Noun appellative has 1 sense
  1. appellation, denomination, designation, appellative - identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
    --1 is a kind of name
    --1 has particulars:
     street name; nickname, moniker, cognomen, sobriquet, soubriquet; title, title of respect; title
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