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Definition of nobility noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    nobility

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//noʊˈbɪlət̮i//
     
     
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  1. 1the nobility [singular] people of high social position who have titles such as that of duke or duchess synonym the aristocracy
  2. 2 [uncountable] (formal) the quality of being noble in character the bravery and nobility of these men who died for their country
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: nobility