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noteworthy

adjective uk   /ˈnəʊtˌwɜː.ði/ us    /ˈnoʊtˌwɝː-/ formal
deserving attention because of being important or interesting: a noteworthy example/event It is noteworthy that one third of students do not pay any tuition fees. King Darius I was noteworthy for his administrative reforms, military conquests, and religious toleration.
Translations of “noteworthy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 顯著的, 值得注意的…
in Russian заслуживающий внимания…
in Turkish önemli, dikkate değer, göze çarpan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 显着的, 值得注意的…
in Polish godny uwagi, znaczący…
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