Webster 1913 Edition
nominatio: cf. F.
The act of naming or nominating; designation of a person as a candidate for office; the power of nominating; the state of being nominated;
as, to win the.
nominationof persons to places being . . . a flower of his crown, he would reserve to himself.
The denomination, or name.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.The act of naming or of nominating; the act of proposing by name for an office.
2.The power of nominating or appointing to office.
The nomination of persons to places being a prerogative of the king--
3.The state of being nominated. AB is in nomination for governor.