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adherence

Noun

1 faithful support for a religion or cause or political party [syn: attachment, adhesion]
2 the property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition [syn: adhesiveness, adhesion, bond]

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English

Noun

  1. The close physical union of two objects
  2. Faithful support for some cause
  3. The extent to which a patient continues an agreed treatment plan

Translations

union of two objects
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