Examples from the Web for accordance
According to Vieira, most of the bones unearthed had to be reburied in accordance with the Native American Repatriation Act.
TEDx is the independent arm of TED, and local organizers across the world can host such talks in accordance with TED guidelines.TEDx Talks Have a Disability Problem—but This Incredible Young Woman Is Working to Change That|Nina Strochlic|November 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We have been and will continue to work to acquire the drugs in accordance with the law,” McNaughton said via email.
It would take shape in accordance with a three-step acknowledgement of the basic realities we confront on the issue.
From those he married, he demanded a superhuman innocence, in accordance with the Pentecostal teachings of the Assembly of God.The Strange and Mysterious Death of Mrs. Jerry Lee Lewis|Richard Ben Cramer|January 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Old-fashioned gentlemen still offer their arm, and it is, and long will be, in accordance with etiquette to do so.Etiquette|Emily Post
Geoffrey had been appointed Archbishop of York in accordance with the wish that his father Henry had expressed on his death-bed.Richard I|Jacob Abbott
Orders issued in accordance with the foregoing provisions shall be in writing.The Theory and Policy of Labour Protection|Albert Eberhard Friedrich Schffle
The forcing of women to work, in accordance with Socialistic doctrines, would arouse opposition to the new government.The Red Conspiracy|Joseph J. Mereto
It was built in accordance with an old-world design, and in shape resembled an ancient chapter-house.The New Girl at St. Chad's|Angela Brazil
British Dictionary definitions for accordance
Word Origin and History for accordance
c.1300, "compliance;" early 14c., "agreement, concurrence," from Old French acordance "agreeing, reconciliation, harmony," noun of action from acorder (see accord). Of things, "conformity, compatibility, harmony," late 14c. Phrase in accordance with is attested from c.1810 (in Middle English, in accordance of was the usual form).