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well-known

adjective acclaimed, celebrated, esteemed, famed, famous, glorified, illustrious, important, notable, noted, notorious, popular, preeminent, prominent, respected, universally known, well-established, widely known, with a distinct name, with a luster, with celebrity status, with distinction, with emiience, with prestige, with regard, with renown, with standing, with star quality, with station, with status
Associated concepts: judicial notice
See also: blatant, common, conspicuous, current, customary, familiar, famous, household, illustrious, important, influential, known, master, mundane, prevailing, prevalent, prominent, proverbial, public, renowned, reputable, salient, trite, usual
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Conflicting results are often due to the fact that there is no set criteria for a mark to be labelled as "well-known" or "famous;" moreover, it is often difficult to ascertain that a mark is well-known when the examiner may have never heard of the mark in the particular jurisdiction.
Led by co-first authors, Lixin Wan, PhD, a member of the Wei laboratory at BIDMC and Juxiang Cao, PhD, a member of the Cui lab at BUSM, their experiments showed that in normal circumstances, MC1R was binding to PTEN, a well-known tumor suppressor gene.
As a stage artist he has performed in more than 2,050 plays and is a well-known comedian.
These tend to be fresh breaths of air given to well-known pieces which speak of the historic birth of the Christ Child and its implications for humanity, but just may do so in a way that will speak to younger generations of music fans.
The company is owned by well-known extrusion consultant Chris Rauwendaal.
This made me wonder if well-known is a necessary part of the definition or the added information, and whether well-known occurs more frequently than this one isolated example.
Weinberg, a well-known dealer in Wilkes-Barre, PA, bought the British Guiana fo $280,000 in a 1970 auction.
LONDON -- 3 UK, the mobile media company, today announces a ground-breaking partnership with social networking gateway provider Intercasting which will allow users simple access to a raft of well-known online communities from their mobile handset.
Like Plastilina Mosh, many of the bands performing as part of the free showcases are well-known in their countries.
This new collection of organ pieces contains six works appropriate for the church service and includes settings of the well-known and much-used tunes "Picardy," "Amazing Grace," "Sine Nomine" and "Ode to Joy," as well as a work inspired by "An Iona Boat Song.
Pressman, NRFA's CEO and managing principal and a well-known expert in retail operations and finance.
Another slip is the reference to the well-known Picture Chronicle, referred to as Cinquecento prints, though they are really of the Quattrocento.