compliancy

noun
com·​pli·​an·​cy | \ kəm-ˈplī-ən(t)-sē How to pronounce compliancy (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web The Landmarks Commission's restrictions on altering historic features make ADA compliancy difficult. Eddie Morales, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "In Waukesha, preserving the city's historic spaces comes at the cost of accessibility," 4 Nov. 2020 In Waukesha's Historic Five Points District, unique architectural features like the Nickell building's arched entryway into The Steaming Cup, can cause compliancy issues with the Americans with Disabilities Act's standards for accessible design. Eddie Morales, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "In Waukesha, preserving the city's historic spaces comes at the cost of accessibility," 4 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of compliancy

1643, in the meaning defined above

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“Compliancy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/compliancy. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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