conformation


conformation

noun

Definition of CONFORMATION

1
the outward appearance of something as distinguished from its substance <an ice sculpture in the conformation of a swan>
2
the way in which something is sized, arranged, or organized <the regular conformation of particles in a crystal>
3
the act or process of changing something to fit a new use or situation <the conformation of their lives to the changing social order>
Near Antonyms maladaptation

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