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Synonyms for name

Synonyms for name

the word or words by which one is called and identified

public estimation of someone

to refer to by name

to describe with a word or term

to select for an office or position

Synonyms for name

a person's reputation

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family based on male descent

a well-known or notable person

by the sanction or authority of

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a defamatory or abusive word or phrase

assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to

give the name or identifying characteristics of

charge with a function


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create and charge with a task or function

mention and identify by name

identify as in botany or biology, for example

give or make a list of

determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis

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C and EN Associate Editor Carmen Drahl explained that until 1961 there was no standard for assigning drugs generic names, which are different from brand names like Tamiflu (oseltamivir), Nexium (esomeprazole) and Herceptin (trastuzumab).
The generic name is preoccupied by Tanna Distant 1905 (Insecta, Homoptera, Cicadidae) (Distant 1905:61).
Permission for the use of new generic names for manufactured fibers if the name and fiber are recognized by an "international standards-setting organization.
When a fiber is created that is significantly different from those that have already been listed, the FTC must either provide a new generic name and definition for the fiber or expand one of the current definitions to include the new fiber.
We define a generic as a product, which is an officially approved copy of an original product whose patent has expired, marketed either as a brand or using the generic name.
today announced that Mucodyne, generic name Carbocisteine is effective for preventing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
PepZin GI has been used in Japan for over a decade as an ulcer-healing drug under the generic name Polaprezinc (INN).
Since Nissan began importing pickups to the United States in 1959, when it was known here as Datsun, it has simply called the little haulers by their generic name or a numeric designation (the first was called the Datsun 1000).
Glipizide is the generic name for "Glucotrol"(A), a widely prescribed medication.
FDA announced the approval of FTC (brand name Emtriva, generic name emtricitabine, former brand name Coviracil[TM]) on July 2, 2003.
In September, the FDA said mifepristone, the generic name for RU-486, was approvable as a safe and effective way to end pregnancies up to seven weeks.
The United States Adopted Names (USAN) Council previously pimagedine as the generic name.
Users can also search for products by manufacturer, NDC, trade and generic name, and by Medi-Span's generic product identifier (GPI) therapeutic classification system.
If you want to search for a drug, the generic name is usually the best--although you might want to try other names as well.
The company has 30 days in which to request a hearing on why terfenadine, the generic name of Seldane, should not be taken off the market.
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