How to use the expression "in respective of" and how does it compare to "in terms of"?

What is their appropriate usage?

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    How to use "in respective of": Don't. – pyobum Aug 3 '15 at 4:45

Do not use it. There is no such term.

The nearest correct term is

With respect to

With respect to Section 13 of the contract, my client would like to suggest a change.

To compare:

In terms of

In terms of enforceability, the contract is weak.

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  • 119 results for in respective of – Mari-Lou A Aug 3 '15 at 7:32
  • 45,100 Google hits for "in respective of" – Mari-Lou A Aug 3 '15 at 7:35
  • @Mari-Lou A What is that suppose to prove? (142,000,000 Google hits for that exact phrase, including error.) – Channel Islander Aug 3 '15 at 10:41
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    And I quote: "There is no such term", obviously there are people who are using this expression. As to why, that is another matter. – Mari-Lou A Aug 3 '15 at 11:13

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