[ non-kuh n-fawr-muh ns ]
/ ˌnɒn kənˈfɔr məns /
lack of conformity.
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Example sentences from the Web for non-conformance
He blames his comrades for their stiff, unbending manners, and for their non-conformance to the customs of the country.