nominate

(redirected from nominators)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

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.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
In talking with the other judges and in discussing the plans with the nominators, what I have come to realize is: Plan sponsors often don't realize that what they are doing is unique or special.
Tom Lickona, one of Joe's nominators, synthesized Joe's many accomplishments into five outstanding contributions to character education:
Nominations can be made by individuals who are not AMS members, but the nominator needs to contact AMS Headquarters to be assigned a username for the portal.
Nominee 1: Mary Gerrard, University Hospital Coventry Nominator: Peter Smith, from Coventry PETER said he was grateful to Mary's dedication and compassion when she looked after his father, John Henry Smith, who was being treated on ward 31 at the hospital.
As per Nobel Prize Committee, the nominators must be the members of the Nobel Committee at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Nobel Laureates in that specific subject, members of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, professors at the faculties of Medicine in Sweden and of similar posts in Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Norway.4 Currently, the science community has been markedly enlarged, total number of researchers worldwide is 7.1 million5 and the number of nominators for Nobel prize is 3000, these nominators belong to above limited institutes and countries.
The nominators - anonymous members of the public - were scathing in their assessment of the watersports facility that is yet to open to the public despite a costly opening party.
Open to Scottish artists who released albums in 2012, the list was compiled from submissions from 100 specially-invited nominators.
Nominators should complete the application form and submit a one-page statement explaining why the nominee warrants selection as the "Bob Graham Center Citizen of the Year."
Their engineer or student nominators will also receive a trip to Washington.
The nominators' names will remain secret until such time as the nominee is selected for a gift.
Among them were some who spoke of being humbled by the support of their nominators and the faith displayed in them.
We ask for the nominee's contact information as well as that of the nominator. Along with a short biography, nominators are asked to describe how their nominee meets the following criteria: