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designate -- as in: designated by a star on the map
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as in: designated by a star on the map Define
indicate or signify (show something in a particular way)
  • State capital cities are designated on the map by stars.
  • The rank of sergeant is designated by three chevrons (inverted Vs) on the shoulder.    
  • The little girl nodded and looked down at herself, at the jacket with its row of large buttons that designated her as a Seven.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
  • Number One — her name was Madeline — returned, finally, amidst applause, to her seat, wearing the new badge that designated her Fish Hatchery Attendant.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver
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as in: designated driver Define
assign someone or something for a particular purpose
as in: designated by a star on the map Define
indicate or signify (show something in a particular way)
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