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if a person or thing is noted for something such as an ability or quality, they are well known for having it
used for talking about something that has become well known to a lot of people
used for saying that someone or something is so well known that it is not necessary to say who they are
to be famous for a particular reason
to be extremely popular or famous
to be very well known
a small electronic device which is taken into shops and links individual customers to advertisements …
the first day of Lent
the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards
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