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nonperformance

[non-per-fawr-muh ns] /ˌnɒn pərˈfɔr məns/
noun
1.
failure or neglect to perform.
Origin of nonperformance
1500-1510
First recorded in 1500-10; non- + performance
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  • A certain amount of this is required of him by the state, with a heavy fine for nonperformance of these duties.

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