Respectuous
Respectuous Re*spec"tu*ous (r?*sp?k"t?*?s;135), a. 1. Respectful; as, a respectuous silence. [Obs.] --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

2. Respectable. [Obs.] --Knolles. [1913 Webster]


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