Definitions

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  • n. Obedience, the quality of being obedient.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Obedience; submission to rule.

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Examples

  • "The leaders on our team - James Farrior, Deshea Townsend, Hines Ward - they understand what it takes to be successful, and what it takes is obediency," Polamalu said.

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  • Stanley Milgram (of obediency experiment fame) and his colleagues did just that back in the 1980s when they pushed in line at 129 queues at train stations, betting shops and other venues in ...

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  • He will have to refrain from obediency to his political masters, and should depoliticise the defence force, "

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  • Sounds like the letters O B D N C.

    May 17, 2008