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nominate

(of a TAXON) bearing the same name as its immediately superior taxon and is its type. For example in the redshank, Tringa totanus totanus is the nominate form of the species.
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Michael PULCH has been nominated as Head of the EU Delegation to Australia.
Others in the running for the awards, nominated by members of the public, include Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys.
She is nominated for her innovative leadership of the emergency department.
Arizona Public Service, Phoenix, nominated by the Army Reserve.
In most cases you will need to advise the insurer of a change of nominating treating doctor, however, as per section 47 (4) of the Workplace Injury Management and Workers Compensation Act 1998 you can nominate a medical centre as your nominated treating doctor.
The committee also has nominated Charmaine Tsin Ming Chiu of Jacksonville for treasurer, and Steven Alfons Grigas of Tallahassee for secretary.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and Silver Linings Playbook have each been nominated three times.
Some 15 staff were nominated by the public, patients and colleagues including HRI day surgery unit staff nurse Janice Broadbent who was nominated twice for the accolade.
Those who received Service to Nursing/ Midwifery awards were: Christine Bent, Lorraine Watts and Heather Cormack, all nominated by the Hawke's Bay Regional Council.
He competes against two-time best director Oscar winner Clint Eastwood, nominated for ``Iwo Jima,'' and ``Departed'' director Martin Scorsese, who earned his eighth Oscar nomination but has famously never won.
The final outcome: a website of all the nominated trees and a book that celebrates the top 100, photographed by Robert Llewellyn and due out in the spring of 2008.
Wakeboarding music festival Wakestock has been nominated for two awards at the UK Festival Awards 2006.