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Noun
Great respect
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“In a difficult case such as this, we ought to have great deference for the reports and opinions of learned men.”
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The willingness to carry out the wishes of others
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“The identity of the surrogate mother was not disclosed in deference to her wish.”
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The quality of being civil or polite
“I scoff every time I hear this, but out of deference to the feeble-minded readers who use this as an excuse, I will not laugh.”
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Passionate loyalty, such as to some cause, nation or ruler
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The acceptance of something undesirable but inevitable
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Excessive, or extravagant, adoration
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Polite greetings or good wishes
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A compliance with a rule, decision or command
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Patronizing courtesy toward inferiors
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