nota bene


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no·ta be·ne

 (nō′tə bĕn′ē, bē′nē)
Abbr. NB
Used to direct attention to something particularly important.

[Latin notā bene, note well : notā, sing. imperative of notāre, to note + bene, well.]

nota bene

(ˈnəʊtə ˈbiːnɪ)
note well; take note. Abbreviation: NB, N.B., nb or n.b.

no•ta be•ne

(ˈnoʊ tɑ ˈbɛ nɛ; Eng. ˈnoʊ tə ˈbɛn i, ˈbi ni)
Latin.
note well.

nota bene

A Latin phrase meaning note well, the full form of the abbreviation n.b., used to draw attention to something important .
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nota bene - a Latin phrase (or its abbreviation) used to indicate that special attention should be paid to something; "the margins of his book were generously supplied with pencilled NBs"
annotation, notation, note - a comment or instruction (usually added); "his notes were appended at the end of the article"; "he added a short notation to the address on the envelope"
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Nota Bene broke the track record for six furlongs as the 10-11 favourite for the Listed Paddy Power Lucky Friday 13th Carnarvon Stakes powered to a three-length victory over Andronikos .
Nota Bene has not had much racing, with just four outings so far, but he has won three times and could take the Paddy Power Lucky Friday 13th Carnarvon Stakes on the way to better things.
and ram-(which, nota bene, primarily means 'repose') and their derivatives.
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Oltre a significazioni prettamente socio-culturali e storiche la presenza animale e segnale, come nota bene lo studioso in Mal di luna, di forze ed energie cosmiche, ultramondane a cui l'uomo, appunto come un animale, deve sottomettersi, soggiacere.