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  • n  a remark that calls attention to something or someone
    she made frequent mention of her promotion
    there was no mention of it
  • n  a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage
    the article includes mention of similar clinical cases
  • n  an official recognition of merit
    although he didn't win the prize he did get special mention
  • v  make reference to
    His name was mentioned in connection with the invention
  • v  make mention of
  • v  commend

  • When she did mention human rights, it was in the broad context of international relations, rather than specific criticism of China's record.
  • PTI did not mention that I appear on campuses by invitation of students, and that I am, I rather think, the most in demand of all campus lecturers at my outrageous fee.
  • Yet one mention of her detractors is enough to energize her.
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  • Dermot Ahern in New York Times
    Millions of people worldwide saw it was a blatant double hand ball, not to mention a double offside,Ahern said. "We should put the powers that be in the cozy world of FIFA on the spot and demand a replay."
  • Venus Williams in USA Today
    I'm extremely professional in everything that I do on and off the court,Venus said. "I contribute my best in my sport and I also have a ton of respect for myself and my family. So any mention of that is extremely disrespectful for who I...
  • Sheldon Whitehouse in FOXNews
    If Al Qaeda bothers to mention Iraq it's because they want to achieve their objectives in Iraq, which is to drive us out and to develop a safe haven. And the reason they want a safe haven is to launch attacks against America, or any other... President Bush http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_W._Bush&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFh0u2JMmcpgHHAEOKNoPb27FyIcg FOXNews http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,296145,00.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEz__j3WL-sXhmpZjd8Wa043p2tmw Sep 8, 2007 62804 83755 mentor Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, also a Rhode Island Democrat, called Pell a mentor, example and friend" and "a uniquely beloved Rhode Island politician."

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