A waitress wearing a lace cap denoting her Pennsylvania Dutch heritage seated him at a small corner table by the window.
His advisors and mates dressed in well-made clothing edged with silver, denoting their rank among the shouting crowd in rags.
With Descartes the use of exponents as now employed for denoting the powers of a quantity becomes systematic; and without some such step by which the homogeneity of successive powers is at once recognized, the binomial theorem could scarcely have been detected.
METHODISM, a term' denoting the religious organizations which trace their origin to the evangelistic teaching of John Wesley.
Toller) describes a thegn as "one engaged in a king's or a queen's service, whether in the household or in the country," and adds, "the word in this case seems gradually to acquire a technical meaning, and to become a term denoting a class, containing, however, several degrees."