abidance by rules


abidance by rules
obedience to law; act of abiding by regulations

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • abide — v. (past abided or rarely abode) 1 tr. (usu. in neg. or interrog.) tolerate, endure (can t abide him). 2 intr. (foll. by by) a act in accordance with (abide by the rules). b remain faithful to (a promise). 3 intr. archaic a remain, continue. b… …   Useful english dictionary


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