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denotes
used in War and Peace

3 uses
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Definition
means literally; or indicates
  • The words chance and genius do not denote any really existing thing and therefore cannot be defined.
    Book Fifteen — 1812-13 (39% in)
  • The French alphabet, written out with the same numerical values as the Hebrew, in which the first nine letters denote units and the others tens, will have the following significance: a b c d e f g h i k 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 l m n o p q r s 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 t u v w x y 100 110 120 130 140 150 z 160 Writing the words L'Empereur Napoleon in numbers, it appears that the sum of them is 666, and that Napoleon was therefore the beast foretold in the Apocalypse.
    Book Nine — 1812 (79% in)
  • Those words only denote a certain stage of understanding of phenomena.
    Book Fifteen — 1812-13 (39% in)

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