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1. Widely known and esteemed; celebrated.
2. Well known or famous, especially for a skill or expertise.
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(unit of measurement of electromotive force, or pressure, in an electrical circuit, or 'push', named for Alessandro Volta (1745-1827) renowned for his pioneering work in electricity)