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conformity

noun [U] uk   /kənˈfɔː.mɪ.ti/ us    /-ˈfɔːr.mə.t̬i/
behaviour that follows the usual standards that are expected by a group or society: It's depressing how much conformity there is in such young children.Custom, tradition and conformity (also conformance) the process of a product being made as it was designed, without mistakes or faults: Our goal is to improve conformity with customer requirements. conformity to specificationStandard and routineQuality and standard
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