accordance

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noun ac·cor·dance \ə-ˈkȯr-dən(t)s\

Definition of accordance

  1. 1 :  agreement, conformity in accordance with a rule

  2. 2 :  the act of granting something the accordance of a privilege

Examples of accordance in a sentence

  1. <make sure the fund-raiser is in accordance with the school rules>

Origin and Etymology of accordance

see 1accord


First Known Use: 14th century



ACCORDANCE Defined for Kids

accordance

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noun ac·cor·dance \ə-ˈkȯr-dəns\

Definition of accordance for Students

  1. :  agreement 1 He acted in accordance with his orders.



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