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the upper or front part of the body that contains the brain, the major sense organs, and the mouth
  • the detective had an odd habit of scratching the side of his nob whenever he asked a question

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one of high position or importance within a group
  • all of the London's political nobs were there for the dedication of the memorial

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The first known use of nob was in 1676

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“Nob.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nob. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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