Definition of notability in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌnōdəˈbilədē/

noun (plural notabilities)

A famous or important person: I have met a number of new notabilities including Henry Moore, the sculptor
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  • Handel or his librettist found the story in Plutarch's chronicles of Roman notabilities, which had been magnificently Englished, in the 17th century, by Sir Thomas North.

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Syllabification: no·ta·bil·i·ty

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