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notability

[ noh-tuh-bil-i-tee ]
/ ˌnoʊ təˈbɪl ɪ ti /
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noun, plural no·ta·bil·i·ties for 2.

the state or quality of being notable; distinction; prominence.
a notable or prominent person.

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Origin of notability

First recorded in 1350–1400, notability is from the Middle English word notabilite.See notable, -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for notability

notability
/ (ˌnəʊtəˈbɪlɪtɪ) /

noun plural -ties

the state or quality of being notable
a distinguished person; notable
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