duly
adverb Date: 14th century in a due manner or time ; properly <
a duly elected official
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duly noted
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  • duly — adv. Duly is used with these adjectives: ↑impressed Duly is used with these verbs: ↑acknowledge, ↑elect, ↑note, ↑oblige, ↑perform, ↑punish, ↑record, ↑register, ↑reward, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

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