conform to (something)

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conform to (something)

To follow or adhere to a particular set of rules, regulations, or norms. Please be advised that your construction project needs to conform to all building codes.
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conform to something

to agree with or behave within guidelines or regulations. I hope that your policies will conform to our guidelines. Does my casual dress conform to your regulations?
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And whoever reads the life of Cyrus, written by Xenophon, will recognize afterwards in the life of Scipio how that imitation was his glory, and how in chastity, affability, humanity, and liberality Scipio conformed to those things which have been written of Cyrus by Xenophon.
He was one of those aboriginals of Canada who had partially conformed to the habits of civilization and the doctrines of Christianity, under the influence of the French colonists and the Catholic priests; who seem generally to have been more successful in conciliating, taming, and converting the savages, than their English and Protestant rivals.
With this sign of the cross we are conformed to Christ, who gave his life to others, and who was obedient to God, even to a humiliating death.
We struggle between taking only what is pleasant and good about being a Christian and being conformed to Christ in a life that includes suffering and self-sacrifice.
When we are conformed to Christ in his suffering and death we are also conformed to Christ in his glory.
However, Congress legislatively reversed this decision, and California has conformed to this latter provision.
When the team conformed to HD on the Avid DS Nitris system, all of the effects created in the Media Composer and Symphony systems automatically appeared, and the editors were able to perform high-end mastering in uncompressed HD.
The ERC Forged Titanium Fairway Woods have always conformed to the COR rules set by the USGA and R&A.