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with respect

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    Definition of with respect in English Dictionary

  • AdverbPREwith-
    1. Used as a mild apology for following remark, which could otherwise be taken as disrespectful.
      1. With respect, boss, I don't think it is possible to get it done by then, no matter how hard we work.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • To calculate acceleration, you need to differentiate velocity with respect to time. ‎
      • He was converted to pretheism because although an atheist with respect to the existence of God at present, he did not rule out the possibility of a God coming to exist at some point in the future
      • In addition to the conserved split point between dhc1 and dhc2, their organization within agaricomycete genomes with respect to the linked matA locus seems conserved.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • With respect to the cytotoxic effects, compounds 2–7 fall into two groups: the alkyl esters ( 2, 3 ) and the mofetil ester 4 on one hand, and the basic heterocyclic esters 5–7 on the other hand.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Phrases
      • Prepositional phrases
      • Adverbs
        • Sentence adverbs
          • Speech-act adverbs
        • Prepositions
          • Prepositional phrases
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        Meaning of with respect for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this idiom "with respect" is a phrase, more specifically, a prepositional phrase. It's also an adverb, more specifically, a sentence adverb. It's also a preposition, more specifically, a prepositional phrase.
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