[ ad-heer-uh ns, -her- ]
/ ædˈhɪər əns, -ˈhɛr- /
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Question 1 of 10
Which of the following words means “to travel or journey, especially to walk on foot”?
OTHER WORDS FROM adherencenon·ad·her·ence, nounpre·ad·her·ence, noun
Words nearby adherence
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Example sentences from the Web for non-adherence
It will be most likely that some grease is the cause of the non-adherence of the parts.The Repairing & Restoration of Violins|Horace Petherick
Medical definitions for non-adherence
[ ăd-hîr′əns ]
The extent to which the patient continues the agreed-upon mode of treatment under limited supervision when faced with conflicting demands, as distinguished from compliance or maintenance.
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