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Did you notice you could read every letter in the label on that ham?

I used to notice, many times, that mistress was not quite recovered.

Nevertheless, not one movement of young Ried escaped the notice of some of them.

But of these words and acts nobody apparently took any notice.

When he had time to notice it, it amused him that he did not find it annoying.

But, what with the heat and with heaviness of spirit, he did not notice her depression until he rose.

Her mother said to her father, "Do you notice how changed she is?"

Also it is a notice to the gods of the enemy that theirs is the stronger god, and to beware.

Mrs. Bartlett was too busy talking to the professor to notice.

Did you ever notice that going down wind you could see the berries better?

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "information, intelligence," from Middle French notice (14c.), and directly from Latin notitia "a being known, celebrity, fame, knowledge," from notus "known," past participle of (g)noscere "come to know, to get to know, get acquainted (with)," from PIE *gno-sko-, a suffixed form of root *gno- (see know). Sense of "formal warning" is attested from 1590s. Meaning "a sign giving information" is from 1805.

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