Nomencláture. n.s. [nomenclature, Fr. nomenclatura, Lat.]
- The act of naming.
To say where notions cannot fitly be reconciled, that there wanteth a term or nomenclature for it, is but a shift of ignorance. Bacon's Nat. Hist.
- A vocabulary; a dictionary.
The watry plantations fall not under that nomenclature of Adam, which unto terrestrious animals assigned a name appropriate unto their natures. Brown's V. Err.