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OBE

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishOBEOBE /ˌəʊ biː ˈiː/ noun 🔊 🔊 (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) a special honour given to some British people for things they have done for their country. OBE is written after someone's name to show that they have been given this honour 🔊 John Smith, OBE 🔊 She's been given/awarded an OBE. see also CBE, MBE
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