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denote

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The difference between life and the movies is that a script has to make sense, and life doesn't.
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English

Etymology

From Middle French denoter, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] denotare; de- "complete" and notare "to mark (out)"

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to denote

Third person singular
denot

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to denote (third-person singular simple present denot, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To indicate; to mark.
    The yellow blazes denote the trail.
  2. (transitive) To make overt.
    The tears denoted her true feelings.
  3. (transitive) To refer to literally; to convey meaning.
    "Pre-" denotes "before."

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