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verb [intransitive] conform pronunciation in British English /kənˈfɔː(r)m/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyconform
he/she/itconforms
present participleconforming
past tenseconformed
past participleconformed
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  1. 1
    to obey something such as a rule or law
    conform to/with: All fireworks must conform to British safety standards.
  2. 2
    to be similar to an idea of what is usual or normal
    conform to: He doesn’t conform to the stereotype of a military man.
  3. 3
    to behave in a way that most people think is correct or suitable
    Part of her charm was her refusal to conform.

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