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N.B.

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New Brunswick.
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n.b.

abbreviation of Latin nota bene "note well."

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An abbreviation for the Latin phrase nota bene, meaning “note well.” It is used to emphasize an important point.

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n.b.

Latin nota bene (note well)
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