abidance

[ uh-bahyd-ns ]
/ əˈbaɪd ns /

noun

the act or state of abiding.
conformity; compliance (usually followed by by): strict abidance by the rules.

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Origin of abidance

First recorded in 1640–50; abide + -ance

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