con·​for·​mance | \ kən-ˈfȯr-mən(t)s How to pronounce conformance (audio) \

Definition of conformance

Examples of conformance in a Sentence

behavior found to be not in conformance with all company policies regarding sexual harassment a woman with no interest in conformance to the dictates of fashion
Recent Examples on the Web In March, the governing bodies announced their intention to review how balls are tested for conformance and how clubs are tested for springiness of the face. Steve Marantz,, 10 June 2022 The trust framework to verify, validate, and certify airborne systems is a series of laws, orders, and best-practice guidelines used to demonstrate conformance with airworthiness standards. Rahul Razdan, Forbes, 13 Mar. 2022 The committee was given sign ordinance violations and told to change the signs, which were allegedly not in conformance with city code. Wilborn Nobles, ajc, 24 Jan. 2022 The offenses include: submitting certification of conformance signed by unauthorized persons; breaches of the mandatory waiting period; and failing to report a new location and new facilities used for operations. Tanya Mohn, Forbes, 23 Dec. 2021 Similar types of standards (or other rules of the road) and conformance protocols are needed to create momentum toward a safer and more transparent cyberspace. Andy Purdy, Forbes, 19 Oct. 2021 So, conformance to the latest web accessibility guidelines should be at the top of the list when deciding which property technology solution should be your next partner. Matt Weirich, Forbes, 27 May 2021 On the Ursuline’s property stood a 150-unit mother house, torn down last year and, at the time it was built in conformance with the city’s 1950s building code. cleveland, 20 Apr. 2021 Entities wanting to drill or operate wells in Michigan must apply for permits and post conformance bonds with the Oil, Gas, and Minerals Division of EGLE, the release said. Paul Egan, Detroit Free Press, 14 Apr. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of conformance

1606, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of conformance was in 1606

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22 Jun 2022

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“Conformance.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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