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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Note \Note\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Noted; p. pr. & vb. n. Noting.] [F. noter, L. notare, fr. nota. See Note, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. To notice with care; to observe; to remark; to heed; to attend to. --Pope. [1913 Webster] No more of that; I have noted it well. --Shak. [1913 Webster] The world will little note, nor long remember, what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here. --Abraham Lincoln (Gettysburg Address, 1863). [PJC] 2. To record in writing; to make a memorandum of. [1913 Webster] Every unguarded word . . . was noted down. --Maccaulay. [1913 Webster] 3. To charge, as with crime (with of or for before the thing charged); to brand. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] They were both noted of incontinency. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 4. To denote; to designate. --Johnson. [1913 Webster] 5. To annotate. [R.] --W. H. Dixon. [1913 Webster] 6. To set down in musical characters. [1913 Webster] To note a bill or To note a draft, to record on the back of it a refusal of acceptance, as the ground of a protest, which is done officially by a notary. [1913 Webster]Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
NOTING. The name of the minute made by a notary on a bill of exchange, after it has been presented for acceptance or payment, consisting of the initials of his name, the date of the day, month and year when such presentment was made, and the reason, if any has been assigned, for non-acceptance or non- payment, together with his charge. The noting is not indispensable, it being only a part of the protest; it will not supply the protest. 4 T. R. 175 Chit. on Bills, 280, 398. See Protest.