deferential

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  • (UK) IPA(key): [ˌdɛfəˈɹənʃəɫ]

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deferential (comparative more deferential, superlative most deferential)

  1. respectful and considerate; showing deference
  2. (anatomy) of, or relating to the vas deferens
  3. based on deference; based on the doctrine, ideology, or wishes of others rather than one's own conclusions

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