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a. A brief record, especially one written down to aid the memory: took notes on the lecture.
b. A comment or explanation, as on a passage in a text: The allusion is explained in the notes at the end of the chapter.
a. A brief informal letter: sent a note to the child's teacher. See Synonyms at letter.
b. A formal written diplomatic or official communication.
a. A piece of paper currency.
b. A debt security, usually with a maturity of ten years or less.
c. A promissory note.
4. Music
a. A tone of definite pitch.
b. A symbol for such a tone, indicating pitch by its position on the staff and duration by its shape.
c. A key of an instrument, such as a piano.
5. The characteristic vocal sound made by a songbird or other animal: the clear note of a cardinal.
6. The sign of a particular quality or emotion: a note of despair in his remarks; a note of gaiety in her manner.
7. A distinctive component of a complex flavor or aroma: a full-bodied wine with notes of cherry and musk.
8. Importance; consequence: Nothing of note happened.
9. Notice; observation: quietly took note of the scene.
10. Obsolete A song, melody, or tune.
tr.v. not·ed, not·ing, notes
1. To observe carefully; notice: Note the difference between these two plants. See Synonyms at see1.
2. To make a note of; write down: noted the time of each arrival.
3. To show; indicate: a reporter careful to note sources of information.
4. To make mention of; remark: noted the lateness of his arrival.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin nota, annotation; see gnō- in Indo-European roots.]

not′er n.
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1. a person who takes or makes notes, whether an annotator, commentator, or recorder, or one who takes mental note of an event by observation
2. (Law) law a person (usually a notary) who formally declares that someone will not accept or pay a bill
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Also in return for his great kindness in the hour of affliction any one of my artistic works he likes, Noter Dame is the best.
Il est a noter que cette manifestation met en contact differentes cultures et encourage le dialogue et favorise la promotion des artistes d'ici et d'ailleurs.
Il est a noter que la wilaya de Tizi Ouzou enregistre le taux le plus eleve en matiere de prescolaire dans le pays.
Il est a noter que la capacite d'accueil de cette unite s'eleve a mille prisonniers, et son cout est estime a 30 millions de dinars.
A noter que le defunt Dr Al-Moutasim Abdul-Rahim a assume les fonctions de Secretaire General du Ministere de l'Education dans l'Etat de Khartoum, le Ministre de l'Education dans l'Etat de Khartoum et le Wali (gouverneur) de l'Etat du Nord.
A noter que les utilisateurs du reseau d'internet en Egypte sont au nombre de 31 millions de personnes.
Je crois qu'il convient de noter qu'un effort conjoint a permis de faire demarrer tout ce processus, affirme Richard Adams, president de la Federation des municipalites du Nord de l'Ontario.
Il est a noter que chaque demande de reaffectationest consideree comme un engagement de la part des demandeurs a renoncer a l'ensemble de ses droits relatif au poste precedemment occupe, et ce une fois l'aboutissement de sa demande.
Il est a noter que cette edition a ete marquee par l'exposition de nombreux ouvrages notamment des manuels scolaires, des ouvrages religieux et universitaires Lors de cette manifestation, qui se poursuivra jusqu'au 3 octobre, les organisateurs ont elabore un programme comportant des spectacles litteraires, des tables rondes, des recitals poetiques, des ateliers de lecture et de dessins pour enfants.