The act of designating; a marking or pointing out.(noun)
Nomination or appointment.(noun)
A distinguishing name or title.(noun)
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Use "designation" in a sentence
"They have decided to remove the Harlequin designation from the brand."
"The line will be manufactured exclusively in the United States and will feature the label designation Made for America."
""This was not an easy thing, this was a tough thing, they applied, so the title designation is master patrol officer," Dagnan said."