Definition of Adherence in English :

Define Adherence in English

Adherence meaning in English

Meaning of Adherence in English

Pronunciation of Adherence in English

Adherence pronunciation in English

Pronounce Adherence in English


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1. adherence, adhesion, attachment

faithful support for a cause or political party or religion

Example Sentences:
'attachment to a formal agenda'
'adherence to a fat-free diet'
'the adhesion of Seville was decisive'

2. adherence, adhesion, adhesiveness, bond

the property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition

Example Sentences:
'the mutual adhesiveness of cells'
'a heated hydraulic press was required for adhesion'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of adherence
the act of adhering; specif., attachment (to a person, cause, etc.); devotion and support

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of adherence
1. The process or condition of adhering.
2. Faithful attachment; devotion: "rigid adherence to ... the teachings of a single man" (Janet Reitman).

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