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definition of the word absence

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French, from Latin absentia. See also absent.

Singular
absence

Plural
absences

absence (plural absences)

  1. A state of being absent or withdrawn from a place or from companionship; -- opposed to presence.
    Not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence. - Phillippians 2:12
  2. Want; lack; destitution; withdrawal.
    In the absence of conventional law. - Kent
  3. Inattention to things present; abstraction (of mind); as, absence of mind.
    Reflecting on the little absences and distractions of mankind. - Addison
    To conquer that abstraction which is called absence. - Landor


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