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"compliance" in British English

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compliancenoun [U]

uk   us   /kəmˈplaɪ.əns/
formal the ​act of ​obeying an ​order, ​rule, or ​request: It is the ​job of the ​inspectors to ​enforce compliance with the ​regulations. The ​company said that it had always ​acted in compliance withenvironmentallaws.
mainly disapproving the ​state of being too ​willing to do what other ​peoplewant you to do: It's his compliance that ​amazes me.
(Definition of compliance from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"compliance" in Business English

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compliancenoun [U]

uk   us   /kəmˈplaɪəns/
LAW the fact of obeying a particular ​law or ​rule, or of ​acting according to an ​agreement: compliance with sth He ​pointed to the building's ​lack of compliance with ​buildingstandards for the ​disabled.compliance costs/procedures/standards, etc. The ​lawimposes significant compliance ​costs on US ​businesses and is a deterrent to ​pricecompetition. We've been ​working hard to remain in compliance with all ​airpollutioncontrollaws.
(Definition of compliance from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “compliance”
in Chinese (Simplified) 服从, 遵守, 依从…
in Turkish rıza, uysallık, baş eğme…
in Russian согласие…
in Chinese (Traditional) 服從, 遵守, 依從…
in Polish podporządkowanie się, poszanowanie…
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