Appellativeness Ap*pel"la*tive*ness, n. The quality of being appellative. --Fuller. [1913 Webster]

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  • appellativeness — noun The state or quality of being appellative …   Wiktionary

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  • appellative — appellatively, adv. appellativeness, n. /euh pel euh tiv/, n. 1. a descriptive name or designation, as Bald in Charles the Bald. 2. a common noun. adj. 3. designative; descriptive. 4. tending toward or serving for the assigning of names: the… …   Universalium

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