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compliance

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3 the following of a custom, rule, or law
  • compliance with the statute was far from universal

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The first known use of compliance was circa 1630

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“Compliance.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/compliance. Accessed 29 Feb. 2020.

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