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world-famous

[wurld-fey-muh s] /ˈwɜrldˈfeɪ məs/
adjective
1.
famous throughout the world:
a world-famous film.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
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  • It is worldfamous for its jewelry and watchmaking industry.
  • The san francisco bay area is worldfamous for its crusty sourdough.

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