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well-known; celebrated; famous: a noted scholar.
provided with musical notation, a musical score, etc.: The text is illustrated with noted examples from the symphonies.

1350–1400; Middle English; see note, -ed2

notedly, adverb
notedness, noun
undernoted, adjective
unnoted, adjective
well-noted, adjective

1. distinguished, renowned, eminent.

1. obscure, unknown.
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noted (ˈnəʊtɪd)
1.  distinguished; celebrated; famous
2.  of special note or significance; noticeable: a noted increase in the crime rate

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Word Origin & History

early 13c., "observe, mark carefully," from O.Fr. noter, from L. notare, from nota "letter, note," originally "a mark, sign," possibly an alteration of Old L. *gnata, infl. by gnoscere "to recognize." Meaning "to set in writing" is from c.1400. The noun is first attested c.1300, in the musical sense;
meaning "brief writing" is from 1540s. Notebook is first attested 1570s; noteworthy is from 1550s.
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