Compliance

  • 1 compliance — com‧pli‧ance [kəmˈplaɪəns] noun [uncountable] LAW when someone obeys a law or rule or keeps an agreement: • The Coast Guard can board any ship and check its compliance with safety rules. • The refinery is operating safely and in compliance with… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 compliance — com·pli·ance /kəm plī əns/ n 1: an act or process of complying with a demand or recommendation 2: observance of official requirements Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Compliance — can mean: In mechanical science, the inverse of stiffness Compliance (medicine), a patient s (or doctor s) adherence to a recommended course of treatment Compliance (physiology), the tendency of a hollow organ to resist recoil toward its original …

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  • 4 compliance — ● compliance nom féminin Compliance pulmonaire, élasticité des poumons, dont la mesure est utilisée dans le bilan des maladies respiratoires. ● compliance (expressions) nom féminin Compliance pulmonaire, élasticité des poumons, dont la mesure est …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 5 compliance — compliance, types of compliance The organizational sociologist Amitai Etzioni distinguished three means by which organizations (see organization theory ) could secure compliance from their members essentially three types of power by which… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 6 Compliance — Com*pli ance, n. [See {Comply}.] 1. The act of complying; a yielding; as to a desire, demand, or proposal; concession; submission. [1913 Webster] What compliances will remove dissension? Swift. [1913 Webster] Ready compliance with the wishes of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 compliance — [kəm plī′əns] n. 1. a complying with or giving in to a request, wish, or demand; acquiescence 2. a tendency to give in readily to others: Also compliancy in compliance with in accordance with …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 compliance — 1640s, from COMPLY (Cf. comply) + ANCE (Cf. ance). Related: Compliancy; compliant …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 compliance — acquiescence, resignation (see under COMPLIANT) Analogous words: obedience, docility, amenableness, tractableness (see corresponding adjectives at OBEDIENT): submitting or submission, yielding, deferring or deference (see corresponding verbs at… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 10 compliance —  Compliance  Податливость   Величина, обратная модулю упругости при растяжении (D), модулю сдвига (G) или модулю всестороннего сжатия (B); эти величины связаны следующим соотношением: D=G/3+B/9 …

    Толковый англо-русский словарь по нанотехнологии. - М.

  • 11 compliance — [n] agreement acquiescence, amenability, assent, complaisance, concession, concurrence, conformity, consent, deference, docility, obedience, observance, passivity, resignation, submission, submissiveness, tractability, yielding; concepts 411,684… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 compliance — ► NOUN 1) the action or fact of complying. 2) excessive acquiescence …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 Compliance — Das Wort Compliance (englisch, Befolgung) bzw. Komplianz oder Regelkonformität bezeichnet: Compliance (Medizin), die Einhaltung von Verhaltensmaßregeln, Gesetzen und Richtlinien durch Patienten Compliance (BWL), die Einhaltung von… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 14 compliance — n. 1) compliance with (compliance with the law) 2) in compliance with (in compliance with regulations) * * * [kəm plaɪəns] in compliance with (in compliance with regulations) compliance with (compliance with the law) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15 Compliance — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Compliance », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Le terme compliance est un anglicisme qui… …

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  • 16 compliance — com|pli|ance [kəmˈplaıəns] n [U] formal when someone obeys a rule, agreement, or demand →↑comply in compliance with sth ▪ He changed his name to Lee in 1815 in compliance with his uncle s will. compliance with ▪ Patients should have a history of… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 Compliance — Befolgung; Einhaltung * * * Com|pli|ance 〈[ plaıəns] f.; ; unz.〉 1. 〈Psych.〉 Maß der Bereitschaft des Patienten, die diagnostischen u. therapeutischen Vorgaben od. wohlwollenden Empfehlungen des Therapeuten zu befolgen 2. 〈Med.〉 pulmonale… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 18 compliance — com|pli|ance [ kəm plaıəns ] noun uncount FORMAL * 1. ) the practice of obeying a law, rule, or request: compliance with: strategies to force compliance with air quality standards in compliance with: All building work must be carried out in… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 compliance — [[t]kəmpla͟ɪ͟əns[/t]] N UNCOUNT: oft N with n Compliance with something, for example a law, treaty, or agreement means doing what you are required or expected to do. [FORMAL] Inspectors were sent to visit nuclear sites and verify compliance with… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 compliance — noun (U) formal 1 obedience to a rule, agreement, or demand: Compliance with the law is expected of all citizens. | in compliance with: In compliance with her wishes, she was buried next to her husband. 2 the tendency to agree too willingly to… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English