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verb [transitive] note pronunciation in American English /noʊt/
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present tense
present participlenoting
past tensenoted
past participlenoted
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  1. 1
    formal to notice or realize something

    Liz noted the changes with satisfaction.

    Some differences have been noted.

    note that:

    Please note that all passengers must have a valid passport.

    it is important/interesting to note that:

    It is interesting to note that government money was used to fund their operations.

  2. 2
    [often passive] formal to mention something

    The growth of trade was noted in the last conference.

    As noted earlier, his plans were rejected.

  3. 3



    note down

    to write something down so that you will have a record of it

    Isabel noted the details in her diary.

    Her answers were noted down on the chart.



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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