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Word: compliance

Definition: conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply


Sentences Containing 'compliance'

A low value for "RE" means "V2" also is small, allowing a low compliance voltage for this mirror, only a voltage "V2" larger than the compliance voltage of the simple bipolar mirror.
A pain compliance hold (also referred to as a pain compliance technique or sometimes a pain hold) is a grappling hold which uses painful joint lock, compression lock or pressure point technique to control a person or opponent.
Agencies may choose to pursue either or both Green Globes certification and Guiding Principles Compliance.
Also in March, a promotion with Amazon led to an accounting conflict that ended in Ashford being fined due to non compliance with GAAP policies.
As of April 2011, it operates in three divisions: Standards, Accreditation and International Activities (AIA), and Compliance and Enforcement.
As of May 2010, the non-compliance rate for sex offenders was at 3%.
As part of the settlement, the circus must employ a full-time staff person to insure compliance with the Act and all circus employees who work with or handle animals must complete training regarding compliance with the act within 30 days of when they are hired.
At no cost to the parents, these services are provided in compliance with state and federal law; and are reasonably calculated to yield meaningful educational benefit and student progress.
Because they have relatively low compliance voltages, they also are called wide-swing current mirrors.
BRG offers healthcare and life sciences industry expertise and focuses on investigation, litigation, dispute resolution, and regulatory compliance.
Finland's compliance with the commission resulted in the Lapland War.
Generally the following plans are verified for ensuring compliance with specification: Supervision during all stages of construction.
GLG has recently won an award for its compliance framework.
He told me that Mr. Micawber had just now been arrested again (and for the last time) at the suit of Heep, and that, in compliance with a request I had made to him, he had paid the money, which I repaid him.
However much astonished I might be, I was sensible that I had no right to refuse compliance with such a peremptory command.
I thought it would be unbecoming in me, after their kind compliance with my solicitations, to mark them out to be worried by other beggars, and therefore refus'd also to give such a list.
If the compliance is high (low stiffness) the fixture is "soft".
In 2011 the GBI developed the Guiding Principles Compliance Program (GPC) to measure compliance with the Federal Guiding Principles for Sustainable Buildings as required by Executive Order 13514 signed in 2009.
In compliance with a law of the Florentine Academy he presented it with his portrait painted by his own hand.
Instead, admission is based on a lottery system in compliance with the California Education Code.
It has numerous modes, acting as a whip, sword, grenade and "enhanced suspect compliance", a controversial mode acting as a form of torture and interrogation device.
Member States were also authorised to take all necessary measures to facilitate the implementation of and compliance with Annexes 1-A and 2 of the peace agreement, protect troops and ensure compliance with rules governing the use of airspace over the country.
MY mother was too much afraid of her to refuse compliance with this odd request, if she had any disposition to do so.
Neither is it designed for field use by electrical tradesmen and inspectors for testing compliance with national wiring standards.
No other measures for failure of compliance have been specified.
Note the #4 car was excluded because the car was not in compliance with the technical regulations.
On August 24, 2012, the CRTC agreed on fine of $4900 and ordered that Valeriote undertake a "comprehensive compliance program".
Other honor systems employ random checks of selected users to ensure they are in compliance.
School nurses monitor each pupil for this compliance.
The company philosophy is that "people with diabetes will feel empowered and motivated to better manage their health through improved compliance with testing."
The gunshots, in addition to cursing and yelling, provoked a sense of terror, ensuring the teller and customers' compliance.
The learned among them confess the absurdity of this doctrine; but the practice still continues, in compliance to the vulgar.
The range of voltages where the mirror works is called the compliance range and the voltage marking the boundary between good and bad behavior is called the compliance voltage.
The report divides nations into tiers based on their compliance with standards outlined in the TVPA.
The rule has a September 1, 2007 compliance date.
The two major elements of the GPC are a compliance survey and a third-party on-site assessment.
There is a separate budget for Svalbard to ensure compliance.
These forced compliance weapons launch a fragile projectile which breaks upon impact and releases an irritant payload.
They are desperate, and act with the folly and extravagance of desperate men, who must either starve, or frighten their masters into an immediate compliance with their demands.
They are inspectional observations, and do not represent a final Agency determination regarding your compliance.
They are the most effective reversible methods of contraception because they do not depend on patient compliance.
This is due to increased focus on compliance, privacy regulations and corporate transparency — which demand increased auditing, management, security and process."
This section starts with a "disclaimer" that the form contains the observations of the inspector and does not necessarily "represent a final Agency determination regarding your compliance."
To guarantee compliance with the settlement the U.S. District Judge Thelton Henderson appointed former Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Tomas Frazier as Compliance Director in March 2013.
To this the captive replied that he would very willingly yield to his request, only he feared his tale would not give them as much pleasure as he wished; nevertheless, not to be wanting in compliance, he would tell it.
Typical clinch holds include: Pain compliance hold.
VERs may be developed and calculated in compliance with one of several VER standards.
We also describe other compliance schedules for consideration and comment.
With both forbidden regions and guiding virtual fixtures the "stiffness", or its inverse the "compliance", of the fixture can be adjusted.
``I know little of the game at present,''said he,``but I shall be glad to improve myself, for in my situation in life''Mrs. Phillips was very glad for his compliance, but could not wait for his reason.

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