(Law) The principle by which a court in one jurisdiction defers to a court in another jurisdiction where either would have legal power to decide the case, or gives effect to the laws, executive acts, or legal decisions of another jurisdiction.
A polite, helpful, or considerate act or remark
Decorum is defined as appropriate, polite behavior in society.
The quality of being proper, fitting, or suitable; fitness
Courteous expressions of regard
The ability to deal with embarrassing situations carefully and without doing or saying anything that will annoy or upset other people; careful consideration in dealing with others to avoid giving offense; the ability to say the right thing.
Courteous formality; politeness:
The definition of a pleasantry is a polite social remark made as part of general conversation, or a little joke.
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