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No·ble

(nō'bĕl),
Charles P., U.S. gynecologist, 1863-1935. See: Noble position.

No·ble

(nō'bĕl),
Robert L., 20th-century Canadian physiologist. See: Noble-Collip procedure.

noble,

adj an archaic term referring to inert gases and precious metals.
noble metal,
Nocardia,
n a genus of aerobic nonmotile actinomycetes, which are transitional between bacteria and fungi. They are primarily saprophytic but may cause disease in man and other animals.
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Johnson, a champion of the English language, has 'endeared' himself to the Scots forever with his comment: "The noblest prospect which a Scotsman ever sees, is the high road that leads to England
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Noblest of all the songless bards, he kept His great soul stainless in his Eden-bower.
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I am so proud of you and your honorable stances, O noblest, dearest people," Sheikh Salman said addressing the Bahrainis.
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The opportunity to finance the construction of Al Salam Specialist Hospital gives us immense pleasure as the medical sector is the noblest of sectors in a nation and to be a part of this honourable venture shows our commitment towards Bahrain," stated Al Meer.
The opportunity to finance the construction of Al Salam Specialist Hospital gives us immense pleasure as the medical sector is the noblest of sectors in a nation, and to be a part of this honourable venture shows our commitment towards Bahrain," said Al Meer.
The bond speaks of studying and practicing "religion as interpreted by the growing thought and noblest lives of humanity.
11 -- As school children, we were taught to understand and keep in mind that the noblest vengeance is to forgive.
Work across borders for a better NHS THE noblest prospect that we in Wales may enjoy are the highways and byways that lead to health care over the border.