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Definition 1: acting according to certain accepted standards - [noun denoting act]

Samples where conformation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • their financial statements are in conformity with generally accepted accounting practices

Synonyms for conformation in the sense of this definition

(conformation is a kind of ...) joint operation or action

"their cooperation with us was essential for the success of our mission"

(... is a kind of conformation ) compliance with formal rules

"courtroom formality"

(... is a kind of conformation ) acting in conformity

"in line with" "he got out of line" "toe the line"

(... is a kind of conformation ) conformity with law or custom or practice etc.

(... is a kind of conformation ) conformity or harmony

"his behavior was not in keeping with the occasion"

Definition 2: any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline) - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where conformation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he could barely make out their shapes

Synonyms for conformation in the sense of this definition

(conformation is a kind of ...) any property relating to or occupying space

(... is a kind of conformation ) thinness of edge or fineness of point

(... is a kind of conformation ) a layered configuration

(... is a kind of conformation ) having or distinguished by crooks or curves or bends or angles

(... is a kind of conformation ) freedom from crooks or curves or bends or angles

(... is a kind of conformation ) the property possessed by a line or surface that is curved and not angular

(... is a kind of conformation ) the property possessed by the curving of a line or surface

(... is a kind of conformation ) an instance of becoming narrow

(... is a kind of conformation ) the property possessed by a shape that has angles

(... is a kind of conformation ) the property possessed by a convex shape

(... is a kind of conformation ) the property possessed by a concave shape

(... is a kind of conformation ) the property of having lobules

(... is a kind of conformation ) the configuration of a surface and the relations among its man-made and natural features

(... is a kind of conformation ) without sharpness or clearness of edge or point

"the dullness of the pencil made his writing illegible"

(... are attributes of conformation) having no deviations

"straight lines" "straight roads across the desert" "straight teeth" "straight shoulders"

(... are attributes of conformation) having or marked by bends or angles; not straight or aligned

"crooked country roads" "crooked teeth"

Definition 3: a symmetrical arrangement of the parts of a thing - [noun denoting shape]

(conformation is a kind of ...) equality of distribution

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