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conformation

con·for·ma·tion

conformation

 
pronunciation:
kan fr meI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: structure or configuration; form.
the conformation of an ideal racehorse
synonyms:
configuration, form, structure
similar words:
composition, lay, make, shape
definition 2: symmetrical structure or arrangement of parts.
synonyms:
configuration, symmetry
similar words:
arrangement, form, shape, structure
definition 3: the act of conforming; correspondence; accordance.
synonyms:
accordance, conformity, correspondence
similar words:
accommodation, adaptation, adjustment, agreement, assimilation, compliance, concordance, concurrence, consonance, coordination, reconciliation
definition 4: the condition of being conformed.
synonyms:
accordance, compliance, conformity, correspondence
similar words:
accord, agreement, concordance, concurrence, consonance, reconciliation
derivations: conformational (adj.), conformationally (adv.)