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"remarkable" in British English

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remarkableadjective

uk   /rɪˈmɑː.kə.bl̩/  us   /-ˈmɑːr-/
B2 unusual or ​special and ​thereforesurprising and ​worthmentioning: Nelson Mandela was a ​truly remarkable man. Meeting you here in Rome is a remarkable ​coincidence. The 20th ​century was remarkable foritsinventions.

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(Definition of remarkable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"remarkable" in American English

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remarkableadjective

 us   /rɪˈmɑr·kə·bəl/ approving
unusual and ​surprising: He’s a remarkable ​young man.
remarkably
adverb  us   /rɪˈmɑr·kə·bli/
approving They were remarkably ​calm after the ​crash.
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