• (a.) A term used by Sir William Hamilton to define propositions having their quantity indicated by a verbal sign; as, all, none, etc.; -- contrasted with preindesignate, defining propositions of which the quantity is not so indicated.

Compare predesignate with other words:

designate vs. predesignate

predesignate vs. preindesignate

predesignate vs. sign

predesignate vs. verbal

predesignate vs. quantity