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noun [uncountable]     obedience pronunciation in American English
/oʊˈbidiəns/
  1. the practice of doing what someone tells you to do, or of obeying a law or rule

    The school demands total obedience from its pupils.

    obedience to:

    Obedience to the order was one of the monastery rules.

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