innominate

[ ih-nom-uh-nit ]
/ ɪˈnɒm ə nɪt /

adjective

having no name; nameless; anonymous.

Nearby words

  1. innocent xiii,
  2. innocently,
  3. innocents' day,
  4. innocents, massacre or slaughter of the,
  5. innocuous,
  6. innominate artery,
  7. innominate bone,
  8. innominate cartilage,
  9. innominate vein,
  10. innomine

Origin of innominate

First recorded in 1630–40, innominate is from the Late Latin word innōminātus unnamed. See in-3, nominate

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British Dictionary definitions for innominate

innominate

/ (ɪˈnɒmɪnɪt) /

adjective

having no name; nameless
a less common word for anonymous
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Medicine definitions for innominate

innominate

[ ĭ-nŏmə-nĭt ]

adj.

Having no name.
Anonymous.

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