designatum


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.designatum - something (whether existing or not) that is referred to by a linguistic expression
referent - something referred to; the object of a reference
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The condition is that a term or term-occurrence stands in the relation of ascription to its designatum, ascription being a fundamental semantic relation that differs from reference.
In interdisciplinary terms, it brings about Cusanus' aestheticalization and theologization of his episteme because the real designatum of knowledge is always postulated to stand above what we really know in our human rationality and position.
3, che tocca il tema dei minori migranti: <<per rispettare la convenzione di New York sui diritti del fanciullo>>; nel resto dell'articolo il designatum e rappresentato dai sinonimi usuali, bambino o ragazzini.