descriptive name
Written indication on maps and charts, used to specify the nature of a feature (natural or artificial) shown by a general symbol.

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  • descriptive name — sutartinis pavadinimas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Žemėlapiuose ar schemose – žodžiai, kuriais apibūdinami vietovės ypatumai (natūralūs ar dirbtiniai), pažymėti ženklais. atitikmenys: angl. descriptive name pranc. terme descriptif …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • common descriptive name — Generic trademark; as used in the Lanham Act, this refers to a particular genus or class of which an individual article or service is but a member, and suggests the basic nature of the article or services. Soweco, Inc. v. Shell Oil Co., C.A. Tex …   Black's law dictionary

  • common descriptive name — Generic trademark; as used in the Lanham Act, this refers to a particular genus or class of which an individual article or service is but a member, and suggests the basic nature of the article or services. Soweco, Inc. v. Shell Oil Co., C.A. Tex …   Black's law dictionary

  • Descriptive botanical names — are names that are governed by Article 16 of the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (ICBN), which rules that a name above the rank of family may be either descriptive or formed from the name of an included family. The latter leads to… …   Wikipedia

  • Descriptive notation — is a notation for recording chess games, and at one time was the most popular notation in English speaking and Spanish speaking countries (Brace 1977:79–80), (Sunnucks 1970:325). It was used in Europe until it was superseded by abbreviated… …   Wikipedia

  • Descriptive chess notation — Descriptive chess notation, or just descriptive notation is a notation for recording chess games, and at one time was the most popular notation in Britain and America for doing so. It has been superseded by abbreviated algebraic notation, as the… …   Wikipedia

  • descriptive — I adjective characterizing, circumstantial, classificatory, clear, definitional, definitive, delineative, designating, detailed, eloquent, explanatory, explicatory, expositive, expository, graphic, identifying, illuminating, illuminative,… …   Law dictionary

  • Name — (n[=a]m), n. [AS. nama; akin to D. naam, OS. & OHG. namo, G. name, Icel. nafn, for namn, Dan. navn, Sw. namn, Goth. nam[=o], L. nomen (perh. influenced by noscere, gnoscere, to learn to know), Gr. o mona, Scr. n[=a]man. [root]267. Cf. {Anonymous} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Name plate — Name Name (n[=a]m), n. [AS. nama; akin to D. naam, OS. & OHG. namo, G. name, Icel. nafn, for namn, Dan. navn, Sw. namn, Goth. nam[=o], L. nomen (perh. influenced by noscere, gnoscere, to learn to know), Gr. o mona, Scr. n[=a]man. [root]267. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • name — [nām] n. [ME < OE nama, akin to Ger name < IE base * (o)nomṇ > L nomen, Gr onoma, onyma] 1. a word or phrase by which a person, thing, or class of things is known, called, or spoken to or of; appellation; title 2. a word or words… …   English World dictionary

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