What is Action Of Adherence?

Legal Definition
Scotch law. An action competent to a husband or Wife to compel either party to adhere in case of desertion.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
An action competent to a husband or wife, to compel either party to adhere in case of desertion. It is analogous to the English suit for restitution of conjugal rights. Wharton.
-- Black's Law Dictionary