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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishnotablesno‧ta‧bles /ˈnəʊtəbəlz $ ˈnoʊ-/ noun [plural]  IMPORTANTimportant or famous people local notables
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notablesThe five Abyssinian notables, in their full regalia, created a stir in the Abbey.In any case, a couple of notables reached us this week.Other notables have sensibly declined to reveal their sporting fantasies.Her father was a well-connected painter, his field being mainly portraits of the notables in society.Thereupon, widespread political rioting and arson, directed at Tory notables, broke out.
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