- The definition of conformance is behaving, dressing or otherwise modeling yourself in accordance with expectations or prevailing ideas and attitudes.
When everyone wears a certain style of clothing and you begin to wear that clothing too, this is an example of conformance.
conformance definition by Webster's New World
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conformance definition by American Heritage Dictionary