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Observance; conformity; obedience.

Compliance with the federal Income Tax laws is essential to avoid prosecution for Tax Evasion.


noun accedence, acceptance, accommodation, accord, accordance, acquiescence, adaptability, adherence, agreeability, agreement, assent, bowing, concession, concord, concurrence, conformability, conformance, conformity, consent, consonance, cooperation, dutifulness, harmony, keeping, obedience, obsequium, observance, pliancy, submission, tractability, tractableness, willingness to commly, yielding
Associated concepts: compliance with the law, in compliince with statute, strict compliance, substantial compliance
Foreign phrases: Impotentia excusat legem.The impossibillty of performing a legal duty is an excuse from the perrormance. Obedientia est legis essentia. Obedience is the essence of the law.
See also: acceptance, accordance, acknowledgment, acquiescence, adherence, agreement, amenability, assent, capitulation, comity, compatibility, conciliation, conduct, conformity, conjunction, consent, consortium, conspiracy, deference, devotion, discipline, fealty, homage, indorsement, loyalty, timeliness, understanding
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The formula used for static compliance was volume oscillation divided by plateau pressure minus positive end expiratory pressure.
Group data for oxygenation, static compliance, time to extubation, hospital length of stay, and postoperative pulmonary complications are presented in Tables 2 and 3, while individual data are presented in Table 4 (see eAddenda for Table 4).
T]/(PIP-PEEP) and static compliance was obtained with the formula [C.
2]0) Before PP 14 [+ or -] 3 15 min after PP in TLP 24 [+ or -] 4 * 30 min after PP in TLP 25 [+ or -] 4 * Static compliance (ml/cm[H.