Noun compliance has 4 senses
  1. conformity, conformation, compliance, abidance - acting according to certain accepted standards
    --1 is a kind of cooperation
    Antonyms: disobedience, noncompliance
    --1 has particulars: formality; line; honoring, observance; keeping
    Derived form: verb comply1
  2. compliance - happy friendly agreement
    --2 is a kind of
  3. complaisance, compliance, compliancy, obligingness, deference - a disposition or tendency to yield to the will of others
    --3 is a kind of agreeableness, agreeability
  4. submission, compliance - the act of submitting; usually surrendering power to another
    --4 is a kind of group action
    --4 has particulars: obedience, obeisance; prostration