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2005-11-01 12:25:21

By Richard Satran NEW YORK (Reuters) - Four of New York's best-known restaurants won the top "three-star" rating from France's Michelin on Tuesday, the first time the prestigious ranking has been given outside Europe. Le Bernardin, Per Se, Alain Ducasse and Jean-Georges were cited as "an exceptional cuisine, worth a special journey." The guide maker decided to publish its first North American guide in New York this year "because of the city's reputation as one of the world's leading...


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call-note
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'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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