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But it is easy to produce words which are real instances of connotative individual names.
A connotative term is one which denotes a subject, and implies an attribute.
The collective name is then "connotative" of the common characters of the collection.Logic, Inductive and Deductive|William Minto
Most terms (the exceptions and doubtful cases will be discussed hereafter) have two functions, a denotative and a connotative.Logic|Carveth Read
Connotative meanings like these more than atoned for the unflinching frankness of certain other phrases.The Whirligig of Time|Wayland Wells Williams