Define: Nonconformance

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Definition: Nonconformance

Quick Summary of Nonconformance

Failure to conform.

What is the dictionary definition of Nonconformance?

Dictionary Definition

A non-fulfillment of specified requirements.


Synonyms For Nonconformance

non conformance, incompatibility, nonconformity, noncompliance, non conformity

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Nonconformance. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. March 30, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Nonconformance. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: March 30, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Nonconformance. Retrieved March 30, 2020, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Nonconformance are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 28th December 2019.