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intitule

[in-tit-yool]
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verb (used with object), in·tit·uled, in·tit·ul·ing. British.
  1. to give a title to (a legislative act, etc.); entitle.

Origin of intitule

1375–1425; < Late Latin intitulāre, derivative of titulus title (see in-2); replacing late Middle English entitulen < Middle French entituler < Late Latin, as above; cf. entitle
Related formsin·tit·u·la·tion, noun
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Examples from the Web for intituled

Historical Examples

  • And it becomes due to his natural person, because he is intituled to that office.

    Novanglus, and Massachusettensis

    John Adams

  • It was divided into portions, and one of these portions was intituled "Here Begin Terrors."

    Far Off Things

    Arthur Machen

  • After Leofriks death, his sonne Algar was made earle, and intituled in all his lands and seigniories.

  • Another is intituled with these words, The burials of the kings of Ireland, bicause foure of them lie in that place.

  • The author of the booke, intituled Eulogium historiarum, doth call this stret the Lelme.


British Dictionary definitions for intituled

intitule

verb
  1. (tr) parliamentary procedure (in Britain) to entitle (an Act)

Word Origin

C15: from Old French intituler, from Latin titulus title
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