What does respect mean?

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  1. (uncountable) an attitude of consideration or high regard
  2. (uncountable) good opinion, honor, or admiration
  3. (uncountable, always plural) Polite greetings, often offered as condolences after a death.
  4. (countable) a particular aspect, feature or detail of something
  5. Good will; favor
  1. To have respect for.
  2. To have regard for something, to observe a custom, practice, rule or right.
  3. To abide by an agreement.
  4. To take notice of; to regard as worthy of special consideration; to heed.
  5. (transitive, dated except in "respecting") To relate to; to be concerned with.
  6. (obsolete) To regard; to consider; to deem.
  7. (obsolete) To look toward; to face.
  1. (Jamaica) hello, hi
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