the act of conforming; conformity.

1600–10; conform + -ance Unabridged
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conformity or conformance (kənˈfɔːmɪtɪ)
n , pl -ities, -ances
1.  compliance in actions, behaviour, etc, with certain accepted standards or norms
2.  correspondence or likeness in form or appearance; congruity; agreement
3.  compliance with the practices of an established church
conformance or conformance

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It merely enforces conformance to a system of compliance controls that should have been adhered to in the first place.
There were several other changes in offices in conformance with these.
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