relating to or constituting or bearing or giving a name
- "taxable males as revealed by the nominal rolls"
- "a nominal lists of priests"
- "the Russian system of nominal brevity"
insignificantly small; a matter of form only; (`tokenish' is informal as in "a tokenish gesture")
- "the fee was nominal"
(grammar) "nominal phrase"
- "noun phrase"
(economics) being value in terms of specification on currency or stock certificates rather than purchasing power
- "nominal or face value"