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Failure or refusal to comply.
non′com·pli′ant adj. & n.
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the act or state of not complying
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non•com•pli•ance(ˌnɒn kəmˈplaɪ əns)
failure or refusal to comply, as with the terms of an agreement or a prescribed medical regimen.
non`com•pli′ant, non`com•ply′ing, adj., n.
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|Noun||1.||noncompliance - the failure to obey |
contempt - a willful disobedience to or disrespect for the authority of a court or legislative body
contumacy - willful refusal to appear before a court or comply with a court order; can result in a finding of contempt of court
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