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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
                          • The mood is big city, with flashes of madcap mischief, craziness and devilry on the part of Rabbit and (especially) Rogue; the Rag Couple, sometimes ballroomy, have notes of tension and dispute.
                          • The leopard is noted for the spots of color in its fur.
                          • In this note we investigate local properties for microlocally symmetrizable hyperbolic systems with just time dependent coefficients.
                        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                          • Note that the cilioretinal vessels (black arrowheads) at the disc margin move into the PPA region as the disc tilt progresses.
                          • Note the shift in tone between the first verse and the second. ‎
                          • Note how the zygophores are tightly appressed parallel to each other while fusing to form the progametangia.
                        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                          • The books on top of the piano resonate when he plays certain notes.
                          • Coming up on the left is a historical building worth noting.
                          • 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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                            5. en noteworthy
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                            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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