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1‘the company's compliance with international law’
obedience to, accordance with, observance of, observation of, adherence to, conformity to, respect for
archaic abidance by
2‘he had mistaken her lack of interest for compliance’
acquiescence, agreement, assent, consent, concession, concurrence, acceptance
complaisance, tractability, malleability, biddableness, pliability, docility, meekness, submissiveness, submission, passivity
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