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  • adj. Of the highest quality; extremely good

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. surpassing in quality


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  • The index looks at prices for top-quality one-carat stones, those with the best color and clarity.

    Diamonds Aren't an Investor's Best Friend

  • According to the Rapaport Diamond Index, a respected industry benchmark, prices of top-quality stones have collapsed by as much as 80% in real, inflation-adjusted terms over the last 30 years.

    Diamonds Aren't an Investor's Best Friend

  • The plaque reads, "The Medal ... recognizes outstanding personal contributions in areas associated with the University's fourfold health science mission providing top-quality patient care, improving the understanding of the factors that affect human health and serving the community."

    Mike Ghouse: Muslims Celebrate The Changing Mediascape

  • Touré said: At the moment you cannot compare Barcelona with City because Barça are at the top and have top-quality players.

    Yaya Touré believes Manchester City can be better than Barcelona

  • The bank's core Tier 1 ratio, which compares top-quality capital such as equity and retained earnings to risk-weighted assets, was 9% at the end of December under the so-called Basel 2.5 capital rules.

    SocGen Net Dives, Misses Forecasts

  • However, they had rebooked me - at the discounted rate - into the Europa Hotel, which was at one point the only top-quality hotel in Belfast and also the most bombed hotel in Europe.

    President Kaczyński

  • Its core Tier 1 ratio, made up of only top-quality capital such as equity and retained profits, was 8.9%.

    French Bank Survives Greece Hit

  • These drawbacks notwithstanding, the playoffs have extended top-quality golf competition into the fall, an unequivocal bonus for hard-core golf fans.

    Does the FedEx Cup Deliver?

  • Therefore, he says, it is vital to be more productive, more efficient "and, of course, make top-quality products."

    Looking Out for Workers

  • Customer funds are surely safe at Fidelity, Vanguard and other top-quality firms.

    Corzine and the Missing Money


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