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homage
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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Definition
respect or loyalty; or something done to show respect or loyalty
  • The bomber, soon to be named Tokyo Rose as a mocking homage to the women who broadcast Japanese propaganda, was piloted by Captain Ralph Steakley.
    p. 249.3
  • He held a far lower rank than Naoetsu's commander, an elfin man sporting an abbreviated mustache as an apparent homage to Hitler, but the commander deferred to the Bird, just as the officers at Omori had done.
    p. 279.6

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