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regard with feelings of respect and reverence
  • I remember vividly another evening, when something led us to talk of Dante's veneration for Virgil.
    Book 3 — Lena Lingard (13% in)
veneration = feelings of respect and reverence

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
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