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grace

noun (POLITENESS)    /ɡreɪs/
C2 [U] the quality of being pleasantly polite, or a willingness to be fair and honest: They accepted their defeat with good grace.Polite and respectfulPolite and respectful graces     /ɡreɪsɪz/ [plural] ways of behaving that are considered polite and pleasant: Ken is sadly lacking in social graces.Manners and levels of formalityPolite and respectful
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