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notability

[noh-tuh-bil-i-tee] /ˌnoʊ təˈbɪl ɪ ti/
noun, plural notabilities for 2.
1.
the state or quality of being notable; distinction; prominence.
2.
a notable or prominent person.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English notabilite. See notable, -ity
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notability

/ˌnəʊtəˈbɪlɪtɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
the state or quality of being notable
2.
a distinguished person; notable
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