How to use Conforming in a sentence

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  • I seek rather, I may say, even an excuse for conforming to the laws of the land.

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  • In acting thus they were merely conforming to the duty of counselling (devoir de conseil) which all the superior authorities had towards the king, and the text of the ordinances (ordonnances) had often invited them to do so.

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  • Strictly a " dissenter " is one who dissents from the church as an " established " body, or who dissents from the establishment of a state church, while conforming or not to its forms, ceremonies or practice.

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  • Robespierre professed consideration for the deputies of the Plain, who were glad to buy safety by conforming to his will; but he could not reckon on their help in time of danger.

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  • Outwardly he was a conforming Catholic; privately he pursued his theological speculations.

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  • The river was crossed, Lee as usual conforming to the movement, and on the 15th of June the Federals appeared before the works of Petersburg (q.v.).

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  • With the exception of the Cetacea, most of the Edentata, and the Sirenia, in which the teeth, when present, have been specialized in a retrograde or aberrant manner, the placental mammals as a whole have a dentition conforming more or less closely to the foregoing type.

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  • In current usage the term" nonconformist " is applied in Great Britain to any member of a church not conforming to the ceremonies, worship and doctrines (" forms ") of the Church of England, but is generally used of a member of the so-called Free Churches, or Protestant Dissenters, and is not usually applied to Roman Catholics.

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  • He lectured principally on the Aristotelian philosophy, conforming as far as possible to the orthodox methods.

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  • But he could only keep his place by supplying his master with the means of dissipation and by conforming to his dynastic sentiments.

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  • This trend has been reinforced by increasing globalization, which pressures states into conforming to the dictates of the international marketplace.

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  • A five lever mortise lock conforming to British Standard 3621 should be used.

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  • The trailing edge squeegee is inherently more flexible than the diamond squeegee, thus conforming better and more uniformly with uneven substrate surfaces.

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  • Seat pad is filled with fire retardant foam, conforming to all British Standards.

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  • This first layer is the initial step in relaxing pressure points and conforming to your body.

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  • The support foam helps your body by conforming as you sleep, but bounces back to a full state every day.

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  • Either way, ghetto prom dresses usually do the trick when a teen is looking to attend a formal without completely conforming.

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  • Even so, many modern jewelry designers seek to achieve a native look without conforming to the style of one particular tribe.

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  • They strive to hang onto parental affection by conforming, either to their parents' wishes, their teachers', or society's.

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  • Conforming to the rules can help acceptance into the community and prevent you from offending others.

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  • Loans that conform to the limits are known as conforming loans and are eligible to be purchased by both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

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  • Because these two wholesale institutions purchase and sell jumbo loans on a smaller scale, jumbo loans sometimes carry higher interest rates compared to conforming loans.

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  • However, the range differs between conforming and non-conforming loans with the economy.

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  • Because of this, interest rates for jumbo loans are usually higher than conforming loans.

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  • Wells Fargo offers interest rates for both conforming and jumbo mortgage loans.

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  • The conforming limit differs based on location.

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  • Locations with a lower cost of living have a lower conforming limit.

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  • More importantly, in areas with very pricey living costs, such as in California, the conforming limit is significantly higher.

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  • In most areas of the United States, the conforming limit is $417,000.

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  • In areas such as Los Angeles, the conforming limit is $729,750.

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  • It is advised that you have a corset custom-made or get a pattern to make one yourself, as these will be the most comfortable, conforming and sturdy.

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  • Instead of conforming to abstract principles of public law and hereditary succession, they strove to enlarge their territories at the expense of their rivals, and to leave them at their death to their sons rather than to their brothers, nephews and more distant relations.

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  • These religious sectaries attacked and plundered all Mussulmans not conforming to their peculiar tenets; they overran Kerbela and the Hejaz, sacking the holy cities and closing the pilgrim routes.

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  • He had, moreover, had no part in the divorce of Catherine or in the humiliation of Mary in Henry's reign, and he made no scruple about conforming to the religious reaction.

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  • It was always the prayer that the soul (bai) should be able to revisit the corpse (khat), and some inscriptions show an expectation of the body itself being revivified, "the mouth speaking," "the legs walking," and everything conforming with its previous terrestrial life.

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  • Whatever be the ultimate verdict, the association of antlers - and these, be it noticed, conforming almost exactly with the forked type characteristic of American deer - with an antilopine type of skull, skeleton and teeth in Merycodus is a most interesting and unexpected feature.

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  • The flower has in rare cases a perianth of six scale-like leaves arranged in two whorls, and thus conforming to the common monocotyledonous type of flower.

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  • And the king claims that missions sent by him to certain Greek kingdoms that he names had resulted in the folk there conforming themselves to his religion.

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  • The white breeds are liable to sun-scald, and black pigs (like black men) are much better adapted than white to exposure in strong sunlight, conforming to the rule that animals in the tropics have black skins.

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