in obedience

idiom

: in such a way that someone is doing what he or she is told to do by someone or by a law or rule
Students are expected to act in obedience to the rules of the school.

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“In obedience.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20obedience. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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