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nonpayment

[non-pey-muh nt] /nɒnˈpeɪ mənt/
noun
1.
failure or neglect to pay:
His property was confiscated for nonpayment of taxes.
Origin of nonpayment
late Middle English
1400-1450
late Middle English word dating back to 1400-50; See origin at non-, payment
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nonpayment

/nɒnˈpeɪmənt/
noun
1.
the act or state of not paying
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