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as in formation
the way in which something is sized, arranged, or organized the regular conformation of particles in a crystal

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as in adjustment
the act or process of changing something to fit a new use or situation the conformation of their lives to the changing social order

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“Conformation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/conformation. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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