Definition of usage note
: a short explanation about how a word or phrase is used The dictionary includes many usage notes.
Word by Word Definitions
: firmly established and generally accepted practice or procedure
: a uniform certain reasonable lawful practice existing in a particular locality or occupation and binding persons entering into transactions chiefly on the basis of presumed familiarity
: the way in which words and phrases are actually used (as in a particular form or sense) in a language community
: to notice or observe with care
: to record or preserve in writing
: to make special mention of or remark on
: melody, song
: call, sound
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