noncompliance

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noun non·com·pli·ance \ˌnän-kəm-ˈplī-ən(t)s\

Definition of noncompliance

  1. :  failure or refusal to comply with something (such as a rule or regulation) :  a state of not being in compliance terminated for noncompliance

noncompliant

play \ˌnän-kəm-ˈplī-ənt\ adjective noncompliant patients a noncompliant facility

First Known Use of noncompliance

1648


Medical Dictionary

noncompliance

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noun non·com·pli·ance \-kəm-ˈplī-ən(t)s\

Medical Definition of noncompliance

  1. :  failure or refusal to comply (as in the taking of prescribed medication)

noncompliant

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