Compliance

Com*pli"ance

(?), n. [See Comply.] 1. The act of complying; a yielding; as to a desire, demand, or proposal; concession; submission.
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What compliances will remove dissension?
Swift.
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Ready compliance with the wishes of his people.
Macaulay.
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2. A disposition to yield to others; complaisance.
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A man of few words and of great compliance.
Clarendon.

Syn. -- Concession; submission; consent; obedience; performance; execution; acquiescence; assent.
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