1. [ noun ] (religion) a group of religious congregations having its own organization and a distinctive faith
Related terms: organization ngo Protestant_denomination communion congregation believer designate
2. [ noun ] a class of one kind of unit in a system of numbers or measures or weights or money

: "he flashed a fistful of bills of large denominations"

Related terms: class designate
3. [ noun ] identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
Synonyms: designation appellative appellation
Related terms: name nickname title street_name title designate
Similar spelling:   denominational