innominate
in·nom·i·nate /in-'nä-mə-nət/ adj in the civil law of Louisiana: having no special name or designation compare nominate

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

innominate
index anonymous

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


innominate
'having no name', in Scots contract law, a contract that is both unusual and innominate, having no known name like sale or hire, for example. Now that there is no requirement for writing, the category may vanish.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.

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  • Innominate — In*nom i*nate, a. [L. innominatus; pref. in not + nominare to name.] 1. Having no name; unnamed; as, an innominate person or place. [R.] Ray. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) A term used in designating many parts otherwise unnamed; as, the innominate… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Innominate — (from Latin innominatus meaning nameless ) can refer to: *The brachiocephalic artery *The brachiocephalic veins *The three large bones which form the hip boneInnominata, from the same root, is used in *Substantia innominata, a part of the brain… …   Wikipedia

  • innominate — [i näm′ə nit] adj. [LL innominatus: see IN 2 & NOMINATE] 1. not named; anonymous 2. having no specific name …   English World dictionary

  • innominate — Without name; a term formerly applied to the large vessels in the thorax (now called the brachiocephalic trunk and vein) and the hip bone. SYN: anonyma. [L. innominatus, fr. in neg. + nomen (nomin ), name] * * * in·nom·i·nate (ĭ nomґĭ… …   Medical dictionary

  • innominate — adj. unnamed. Phrases and idioms: innominate bone n. Anat. the bone formed from the fusion of the ilium, ischium, and pubis; the hip bone. Etymology: LL innominatus (as IN (1), NOMINATE) …   Useful english dictionary

  • innominate — adjective Etymology: Late Latin innominatus, from Latin in + nominatus, past participle of nominare to nominate Date: 1638 having no name ; unnamed; also anonymous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • innominate — /i nom euh nit/, adj. having no name; nameless; anonymous. [1630 40; < LL innominatus unnamed. See IN 3, NOMINATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • innominate — adjective Having no name; anonymous …   Wiktionary

  • innominate — adj. anonymous, nameless …   English contemporary dictionary

  • innominate — [ɪ nɒmɪnət] adjective not named or classified. Origin C17: from late L. innominatus, from in not + nominatus named …   English new terms dictionary

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