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best-recognized

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A large sea lion (Eumetopias jubata) with a prominent mane, found from the Bering Sea to the California coast.

Etymologies

After Georg Wilhelm Steller (1709-1746), German naturalist.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • PROS: A collection of some of the best-recognized names in the industry.

    March 2009

  • As the fall auctions get under way next week in New York, Christie's and Sotheby's are trying to seize on the recent appetite for masterpieces with one of the best-recognized sculptures by Edgar Degas and a Gustav Klimt landscape once seized by the Nazis.

    At Auction: $25 Million to Dance With Degas

  • With Jacobs and Rabbi Herbert Goldstein, one of the founders of the Union of Orthodox Hebrew Congregations of America, the three devised the Orthodox Union OU symbol, today the best-recognized trademark of the some 120 symbols of kosher certification.

    Food in the United States.

  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, an Israeli firm, is perhaps the best-recognized in the field, and it has made plenty of shekels at it.

    It Is MAI Time to Bloom

  • Among the best-recognized plant species in the hotspot are the proteas, particularly the king protea (Protea cynaroides), which is South Africa's national flower, and the red disa (Disa uniflora).

    Biological diversity in the Cape Floristic Region

  • Cannon's best-recognized role would have to be that of Peter B. Clifford, chief of detectives in a New York City precinct overseeing such cops as Sgt.

    LOST CANNON

  • He had been sent to Eton when he was fifteen, his father being under the impression that this was the most ready and best-recognized method of making him a gentleman.

    Doctor Thorne

  • Jared is one of the most important – and best-recognized – voices in the field of usability.

    A Framework of Guidance for Building Good Digital Collections « ResourceShelf

  • KING: She has quickly become one of the more -- best-recognized women on the American political scene.

    CNN Transcript - Larry King Live: Why Do Women and Men Vote Differently? - September 21, 2000

  • Within the legal profession, I would say this is the most honorable occupation and best-recognized from the social viewpoint.

    `Highlights' of 7th ANPP Assembly

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