conform


conform
con·form /kən-'fȯrm/ vi: to be in accordance: correspond in character; specif: to be in accordance with the provisions of a contract
con·for·mance /kən-'fȯr-məns/ n
con·for·mi·ty /kən-'fȯr-mə-tē/ n

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

conform
I verb abide by, accede, accept, acclimatize, accommodate accord, adapt, adhere to, adjust, agree, align, approve, arrive at terms, assimilate, attend to instructions, attune, be at one with, be in harmony, be in keeping, be regulated by, become like, become similar, bend, come round, comply, concede, concur, conventionalize, coordinate, correlate, correspond, equalize, fall in, fall into line, fit, fit in, follow, follow precedent, follow routine, go along with, join the majority, keep to, liken, make uniform, match, measure up to, obey, obey orders, obey regulations, obey rules, observe, observe discipline, obtemperare, reconcile, render accordant, side with, stand together, standardize, submit, suit, support, synchronize, systematize, tailor, yield, yield assent associated concepts: conformed copies, conformed to the law II index abide, accede (concede), adapt, adhere (maintain loyalty), adjust (resolve), cohere (be logically consistent), comport (agree with), copy, correspond (be equivalent), obey, observe (obey)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


conform
v.
To comply with stated rules or standards.
adj.
conforming
n.
conformity See also nonconformity

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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  • conform — CONFÓRM, Ă, conformi, e, adj. 1. (Despre acte, copii etc.) Care are acelaşi cuprins cu...; identic. 2. Care este corespunzător; potrivit. ♦ (Adverbial) În conformitate cu..., la fel cu..., după. – Din fr. conforme. Trimis de Joseph, 15.12.2008.… …   Dicționar Român

  • conform — con‧form [kənˈfɔːrm] verb [intransitive] to obey a law or rule: • The website owner must conform with the requirements of the Data Protection Act. • The property conformed to all the latest building regulations. * * * conform UK US /kənˈfɔːm/… …   Financial and business terms

  • Conform — Con*form , v. i. 1. To be in accord or harmony; to comply; to be obedient; to submit; with to or with. [1913 Webster] A rule to which experience must conform. Whewell. [1913 Webster] 2. (Eng. Eccl. Hist.) To comply with the usages of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Conform — Con*form , a. [L. conformis; con + forma form: cf. F. conforme.] Of the same form; similar in import; conformable. Bacon. [1913 Webster] Care must be taken that the interpretation be every way conform to the analogy of faith. Bp.Hall. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Conform — Con*form , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Conformed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Conforming}.] [F. conformer, L. conformare, formatum; con + formare to form, forma form. See {Form}.] To shape in accordance with; to make like; to bring into harmony or agreement with; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conform — mid 14c., confourmen, from O.Fr. conformer conform (to), agree (to), make or be similar, be agreeable (13c.), from L. conformare to fashion, to form, to shape; educate; modify, from com together (see COM (Cf. com )) + formare to form (see FORM… …   Etymology dictionary

  • conform — [v1] adjust, adapt accommodate, attune, be guided by, clean up act*, comply, coordinate, don’t make waves*, don’t rock the boat*, fall in with, fit, follow, follow beaten path*, follow the crowd, go by the book*, go with the flow*, harmonize,… …   New thesaurus

  • conform — [kən fôrm′] vt. [ME conformen < OFr conformer < L conformare, to fashion, form < com , together + formare, to FORM] 1. to make the same or similar [to conform one s idea to another s] 2. to bring into harmony or agreement; adapt: often… …   English World dictionary

  • Conform — (v. lat.), übereinstimmend. Daher Conformiren, übereinstimmen; sich c., beistimmen, sich fügen. Conformität, Gleichheit, Gleichförmigkeit, Übereinstimmung. Conformation, 1) Bildung, Einrichtung; 2) Zustimmung; 3) (Rhet.), so v. w. Prosopopöie …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Conform — Conform, lat., übereinstimmend; Conformität, Uebereinstimmung; Conformation, Einrichtung, Zustimmung …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon


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