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Definition of notably

1 : in a notable manner : to a high degree was notably impressed
2 : especially, particularly other powers, notably Britain and the United States— C. A. Fisher

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Examples of notably in a Sentence

Several senior executives were notably absent from the proceedings. The film's plot was notably lacking.
Recent Examples on the Web Its logistics arm sells last-mile delivery to other companies, notably Walmart. The Economist, "DoorDash is a dish served piping hot. Will it cool?," 21 Nov. 2020 As word spread, city officials — notably Waukesha Mayor Shawn Reilly and County Clerk Gina Kozlik — began fielding questions from the public about what can be done to remove Perry from his seat. Jim Riccioli, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Waukesha residents are calling on an alderman to resign following his arrest on domestic abuse charges," 20 Nov. 2020 The Hopi Nation, which is landlocked by the Navajo Nation, notably decided not to join the Pfizer trials taking place on the latter. NBC News, "Practical hurdles, cultural distrust in Native communities could hamper vaccine distribution," 20 Nov. 2020 Though their results vary, most models agree that certain factors are critical, notably age group, which changes the risk of contracting, spreading, and dying from a virus. Jill Neimark, Scientific American, "Doing the Touchy Math on Who Should Get a COVID Vaccine First," 20 Nov. 2020 And there are some actual growth opportunities in the utility sector as well, most notably for companies that have had the foresight to invest in renewable energy sources like wind and solar. Paul R. La Monica, CNN, "A Biden tax hike could give utility stocks a boost," 20 Nov. 2020 There are a few instances of lactating males, most notably the dayak fruit bats found in Southeast Asia. Natalie Hamilton, Smithsonian Magazine, "Why Do the Planets All Orbit the Sun in the Same Plane?," 19 Nov. 2020 And Wilson's teammate, LB Bobby Wagner, notably received a vote ... Nate Davis, USA TODAY, "Opinion: Seahawks QB Russell Wilson still may not get his first MVP vote in 2020, and this is why," 19 Nov. 2020 The 38-year-old has enjoyed a lengthy career with the Mets, Mariners, and, most notably, the New York Yankees. TheWeek, "New York Mets' Robinson Cano receives season-long suspension after 2nd positive PED test," 19 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of notably

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of notably was in the 14th century

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23 Nov 2020

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“Notably.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of notably

: in a way that attracts or deserves attention
: especially or particularly

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