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adherence

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1 a physical sticking to as if by glue
  • you'd think these refrigerator magnets would have better adherence—they fall off every time I open the door

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  • unsticking
2 the following of a custom, rule, or law
  • adherence to convention requires that the couple send out formal wedding invitations

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The first known use of adherence was in the 15th century

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“Adherence.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/adherence. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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