in accordance with

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Definition of in accordance with

: in a way that agrees with or follows (something, such as a rule or request) In accordance with your request, I am sending a copy of my book. His funeral will be private, in accordance with his wishes. The soldiers said they acted in accordance with his orders.

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“In accordance with.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20accordance%20with. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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