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English definition of “cynosure”


noun [C] uk   /ˈsaɪ.nə.sjʊər/ us    /-ʃʊr/ literary
a person or thing that is so good or beautiful that it attracts a lot of attentionPeople having good qualitiesGood and excellent things
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