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etiquette

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personal conduct or behavior as evaluated by an accepted standard of appropriateness for a social or professional setting
  • the couple exhibited poor etiquette when they left the party without saying good-bye to the host and hostess

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“Etiquette.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/etiquette. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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