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adhere to sth

phrasal verb with adhere     /ədˈhɪər/ verb
to obey or closely follow a rule, a standard, an agreement, etc.: adhere to a rule/law/requirement The bank adheres to all rules regarding the opening and closing of accounts.adhere to a standard/principle/policy Members must adhere to professional standards of conduct.
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