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verb [transitive] formal denote pronunciation in British English /dɪˈnəʊt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theydenote
he/she/itdenotes
present participledenoting
past tensedenoted
past participledenoted
  1. 1
    to be a feature that shows you what something is
    Bad stitching denotes a poor quality carpet.
  2. 2
    to mean something
    In the table, T denotes time and W weight.
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