plural noun, Economics.
wages measured in terms of money and not by their ability to command goods and services.
another name for money wages
[verb nom-uh-neyt; adjective nom-uh-nit] /verb ˈnɒm əˌneɪt; adjective ˈnɒm ə nɪt/ verb (used with object), nominated, nominating. 1. to propose (someone) for appointment or election to an office. 2. to appoint to a duty or office. 3. to propose for an honor, award, or the like. 4. Horse Racing. to register (a horse) as an […]
[nom-uh-ney-shuh n] /ˌnɒm əˈneɪ ʃən/ noun 1. an act or instance of , especially to office: The floor is open for nomination of candidates for the presidency. 2. the state of being . /ˌnɒmɪˈneɪʃən/ noun 1. the act of nominating or state of being nominated, esp as an election candidate n. early 15c., “act of […]
[nom-uh-nuh-tiv, nom-nuh- or for 2, 3, nom-uh-ney-tiv] /ˈnɒm ə nə tɪv, ˈnɒm nə- or for 2, 3, ˈnɒm əˌneɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. Grammar. 2. nominated; appointed by nomination. 3. made out in a person’s name, as a certificate or security. noun, Grammar. 4. the nominative case. 5. a word in the nominative case. 6. a […]
noun, Grammar. 1. a construction consisting in English of a noun, noun phrase, or pronoun in the nominative case followed by a predicate lacking a finite verb, used as a loose modifier of the whole sentence, as the play done in The play done, the audience left the theater.