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EN[nəʊt] [noʊt] [-əʊt]
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    Definition of note in English Dictionary

  • NounPLnotesSUF-ote
    1. (heading) A symbol or annotation.
      1. Whosoever appertain to the visible body of the church, they have also the notes of external profession.
    2. (heading) A written or printed communication or commitment.
      1. I left him a note to remind him to take out the trash. ‎
      2. Here is now the smith's note for shoeing.
      3. I didn't have any coins to pay with, so I used a note. ‎
    3. (music, heading) A sound.
      1. The wakeful bird [ …] tunes her nocturnal note.
    4. NU Observation; notice; heed.
      1. NU Reputation; distinction.
        1. a poet of note
      2. OBS Notification; information; intelligence.
        1. OBS Stigma; brand; reproach.
          1. NU (Britain dialectal, Northern England, Ireland, Scotland) That which is needed or necessary; business; duty; work.
            1. (Britain dialectal, Northern England, Ireland, Scotland) The giving of milk by a cow or sow; the period following calving or farrowing during which a cow or sow gives milk; the milk given by a cow or sow during such a period.
            2. VerbSGnotesPRnotingPT, PPnoted
              1. VT To notice with care; to observe; to remark; to heed.
                1. If you look to the left, you can note the old cathedral. ‎
              2. VT To record in writing; to make a memorandum of.
                1. We noted his speech. ‎
              3. VT To denote; to designate.
                1. The modular multiplicative inverse of x may be noted x-1. ‎
              4. VT To annotate.
                1. VT To set down in musical characters.
                  1. VT To record on the back of (a bill, draft, etc.) a refusal of acceptance, as the ground of a protest, which is done officially by a notary.
                    1. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) OBS Contraction of ne mote ‎(“may not”).
                      1. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) To butt; to push with the horns.
                      2. More Examples
                        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                          • He defaced the I.O.U. notes by scrawling "void" over them.
                          • The inquiry’s chair, Alex Gallacher, later looked up flexicuffs on an electronic device, and described them as “basically cable ties”, noting it would be very easy for Nichols to mistake them as such.
                          • Novitzky noted that Rose had recently pleaded guilty to federal charges of distributing gamma butyrolactone, or GBL, a drug sometimes sold as a steroid adjunct, to minor league players.
                        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                          • Note how the zygophores are tightly appressed parallel to each other while fusing to form the progametangia.
                          • Note that the acentrosomal spindle pole completely lacks astral MTs and is associated with much less ER than the centrosome-containing pole.
                          • Note in addition the loss of many microchaetae on the notum of hemizygous H cwt /H attP flies.
                        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                          • Coming up on the left is a historical building worth noting.
                          • The crown panicoid divergence date of 20.24 [7.9, 36.8] mya for set one and 23.61[8.2, 36.8] mya for set two is also of note.
                          • Even though he had bad news, he tried to wind up his speech on a positive note.
                      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                        1. Nouns
                          • Countable nouns
                            • Singularia tantum
                              • Uncountable nouns
                            • Verbs
                              • Transitive verbs
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                            Meaning of note for the defined word.

                            Grammatically, this word "note" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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