But the name was soon taken up elsewhere as a local designation.
CHAPTER XLVIII DOUBTS ARISE—DOUBTS LINGER Bathsheba underwent the enlargement of her husband's absence from hours to days with a slight feeling of surprise, and a slight feeling of relief; yet neither sensation rose at any time far above the level commonly designated as indifference.
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I'll be the designated driver.
The Red Cross designated this building as a shelter.