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 for Nominating
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Nominate \Nom"i*nate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Nominated; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Nominating.] [L. nominatus, p. p. of nominare to
     nominate, fr. nomen name. See Name.]
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     1. To mention by name; to name. [Obs.]
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              To nominate them all, it is impossible. --Shak.
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     2. To call; to entitle; to denominate. [Obs.] --Spenser.
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     3. To set down in express terms; to state. [Obs.]
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              Is it so nominated in the bond?       --Shak.
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     4. To name, or designate by name, for an office or place; to
        appoint; esp., to name as a candidate for an election,
        choice, or appointment; to propose by name, or offer the
        name of, as a candidate for an office or place.
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