Designative
Designative Des"ig*na*tive, a. [Cf. F. d['e]signatif.] Serving to designate or indicate; pointing out. [1913 Webster]

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  • designative — adj. indicative; nominative …   English contemporary dictionary

  • designative — des·ig·na·tive …   English syllables

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  • Relational Model/Tasmania — (RM/T) was published by E.F. Codd in 1979 and is the name given to a number of extensions to his original relational model (RM) published in 1970. The overall goal of the RM/T was to define some fundamental semantic units, at atomic and molecular …   Wikipedia

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