abidance

Definitions of abidance
  1. noun
    the act of dwelling in a place
    synonyms: residence, residency
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    types:
    lodging
    the act of lodging
    occupancy, tenancy
    an act of being a tenant or occupant
    habitation, inhabitancy, inhabitation
    the act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men)
    type of:
    act, deed, human action, human activity
    something that people do or cause to happen
  2. noun
    the act of abiding (enduring without yielding)
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    type of:
    continuance, continuation
    the act of continuing an activity without interruption
  3. noun
    acting according to certain accepted standards
    synonyms: compliance, conformation, conformity
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    Antonyms:
    disobedience, noncompliance
    the failure to obey
    nonconformance, nonconformity
    failure to conform to accepted standards of behavior
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    formality
    compliance with formal rules
    line
    acting in conformity
    honoring, observance
    conformity with law or custom or practice etc.
    keeping
    conformity or harmony
    punctilio
    strict observance of formalities
    type of:
    cooperation
    joint operation or action
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