Definitions for Compliancekəmˈplaɪ əns

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. conformity, conformation, compliance, abidance(noun)

    acting according to certain accepted standards

    "their financial statements are in conformity with generally accepted accounting practices"

  2. complaisance, compliance, compliancy, obligingness, deference(noun)

    a disposition or tendency to yield to the will of others

  3. submission, compliance(noun)

    the act of submitting; usually surrendering power to another

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. compliance(Noun)

    An act of complying.

  2. compliance(Noun)

    The state of being compliant.

  3. compliance(Noun)

    The tendency of conforming with or agreeing to the wishes of others.

  4. compliance(Noun)

    A measure of the extension or displacement of a loaded structure; its flexibility

  5. compliance(Noun)

    The accuracy with which a patient follows an agreed treatment plan

  6. compliance(Noun)

    the department of a business that ensures all government regulations are complied with

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Compliance(noun)

    the act of complying; a yielding; as to a desire, demand, or proposal; concession; submission

  2. Compliance(noun)

    a disposition to yield to others; complaisance

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  1. Compliance

    Compliance is the ability of a hollow organ to distend and increase volume with increasing transmural pressure or the tendency of a hollow organ to resist recoil toward its original dimensions on application of a distending or compressing force. It is the reciprocal of "elastance", hence elastance is a measure of the tendency of a hollow organ to recoil toward its original dimensions upon removal of a distending or compressing force.

U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Compliance

    Distensibility measure of a chamber such as the lungs (LUNG COMPLIANCE) or bladder. Compliance is expressed as a change in volume per unit change in pressure.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Compliance' in Nouns Frequency: #2543


Translations for Compliance

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  • податливост, съгласие, отстъпчивостBulgarian
  • Einwilligung, FügsamkeitGerman
  • cumplimientoSpanish
  • sisäinen valvonta, noudattaminen, määräys, määräystenmukaisuus, ohje, compliance, ohjeidenmukaisuus, myötäsukaisuusFinnish
  • conformité, observanceFrench
  • conformità, arrendevolezzaItalian
  • 順法, 法令順守, 順守Japanese
  • nakomingDutch
  • ugodaPolish
  • compliance, conformismo, aderência, complacência, conformidade, cumprimentoPortuguese
  • согласие, соответствие, гибкость, уступчивость, податливость, эластичность, покладистостьRussian
  • skladnostSlovene
  • tillmötesgåendeSwedish
  • uymaTurkish

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