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Naming: Naming is the act of assigning a word or phrase to a person, place, thing, or idea. See also Proper names, Denotation, Designation, Singular terms, Descriptions, Reference, Causal theory of names.
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Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.

 
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Arthur N. Prior on Naming - Dictionary of Arguments

I 155
Naming/applying/Prior: adjectives do not name, but can be applied to something.
>Predication
, >True-of.
The application is not part of the meaning.
>Meaning.
Descriptions can be understood without knowing to whom they are applied.
>Descriptions, >Understanding.

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Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments
The note [Concept/Author], [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] resp. "problem:"/"solution:", "old:"/"new:" and "thesis:" is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.

Pri I
A. Prior
Objects of thought Oxford 1971

Pri II
Arthur N. Prior
Papers on Time and Tense 2nd Edition Oxford 2003


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