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conformance (kənˈfɔːməns) 



  1. (formal) = conformity

conformity (kənˈfɔːmɪtɪ Pronunciation for conformity or conformance



(plural) -ities, -ances
  1. compliance in actions, behaviour, etc, with certain accepted standards or norms
  2. correspondence or likeness in form or appearance; congruity; agreement
  3. compliance with the practices of an established church

Example Sentences Including 'conformance'

But there is likely to be something of a trade-off between conformance and performance.
Low, Nicholas Politics, Planning and the State
Hero Honda tracks warranty costs for each assembly-line on a monthly basis to ensure conformance to annual targets.
Business Today (1999)


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