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compliant

Pronunciation: /kəmˈplaɪənt/

Translation of compliant in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [person] que se amolda a los deseos de los demás; [workforce] dócil
    Example sentences
    • As soon as the band stops being compliant to what the record label needs them to churn out or start to under-perform they are sacked.
    • Structured finance is extraordinarily flexible and, by its very nature, compliant to the wants and needs of the marketplace.
    • As a bonus, the ingrained discipline and level of fitness of a dancer makes them generally compliant to hold poses for longer periods than the average client or model, without discomfort or complaint.

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