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hon•or•if•ic



Pronunciation: (on"u-rif'ik), [key]
adj.
1. Also,hon"or•if'i•cal.doing or conferring honor.
2. conveying honor, as a title or a grammatical form used in speaking to or about a superior, elder, etc.

n.
1. (in certain languages, as Chinese and Japanese) a class of forms used to show respect, esp. in direct address.
2. a title or term of respect.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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