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adheres, 3rd person singular present; adhered, past tense; adhered, past participle; adhering, present participle;
  1. Stick fast to (a surface or substance)
    • - paint won't adhere well to a greasy surface
  2. Believe in and follow the practices of
    • - the people adhere to the Muslim religion
  3. Represent truthfully and in detail
    • - the account adhered firmly to fact

  1. be compatible or in accordance with; "You must adhere to the rules"
  2. follow through or carry out a plan without deviation; "They adhered to their plan"
  3. cling: come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation; "The dress clings to her body"; "The label stuck to the box"; "The sushi rice grains cohere"
  4. be a devoted follower or supporter; "The residents of this village adhered to Catholicism"; "She sticks to her principles"
  5. stand by: be loyal to; "She stood by her husband in times of trouble"; "The friends stuck together through the war"
  6. stick to firmly; "Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?"
  7. (Adherence (medicine)) In medicine, compliance (also adherence or concordance) describes the degree to which a patient correctly follows medical advice. ...
  8. To stick fast or cleave, as a glutinous substance does; to become joined or united; as, wax to the finger; the lungs sometimes adhere to the pleura; To hold, be attached, or devoted; to remain fixed, either by personal union or conformity of faith, principle, or opinion; as, men adhere to a ...
  9. (adherence) A close physical union of two objects; Faithful support for some cause; An extent to which a patient continues an agreed treatment plan
  10. (adhered) Secured and supported by adhesion of an approved bonding material over an approved backing.
  11. (Adhered) When a roof component is glued, bonded or sealed.
  12. (Adherence) The term used to describe how well agents stick to their planned work schedules.  May also be referred to as compliance.
  13. (Adherence) The ability to follow a prescribed treatment regimen. It means taking the right dose of a drug at the right time, as directed. Failure to adhere to an HIV treatment regimen can lead to treatment failure and drug resistance.
  14. (Adherence) Following instructions regarding a treatment regimen (adherence to treatment).
  15. (Adherence) The extent to which a coating bonds to a substrate.
  16. (Adherence) This word might come up when discussing treatment plans. It refers to how well the patient follows the treatment plan set out by the doctor
  17. (Adherence) A glaze, underglaze or stain has to stay in place on the piece you are working on, thus they adhere to the bisque.
  18. (Adherence) A patient's willingness to follow treatment procedures precisely as advised by the doctor, such as taking medicine at a certain time each day.
  19. (Adherence) Consistently taking meds as prescribed. If a patient does not adhere to HIV meds as prescribed, it is possible to develop drug resistance.
  20. (Adherence) Faithfully sticking to a treatment plan, including taking medications and attending therapy.
  21. (Adherence) Is the ability of a colour to stay in place on a given surface
  22. (Adherence) Sticking to something. Used to describe a person's continuance in an exercise program.
  23. (Adherence) Taking your medications regularly as prescribed by a healthcare provider (HCP).
  24. (Adherence) The act of binding together substances of unlike compositions.
  25. (Adherence) The term to describe taking medication exactly as it is prescribed — taking it at the right time and following any diet advice