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noun [uncountable] formal     adherence pronunciation in American English
  1. 1
    the action of continuing to obey a rule, law, agreement, etc.
    adherence to:

    a strict adherence to the rule of law

  2. 2
    support for or belief in an idea, plan, opinion, etc.
    adherence to:

    adherence to traditional values


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