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respect

noun [U]
 
 
/rɪˈspekt/
in respect of ( also with respect to) in connection with something: Legislation will be introduced in respect of the proposals in the Finance Bill. FINANCE in order to pay for something: I have arranged a bank transfer in respect of your invoice for January.
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