conspicuous by its absence
Also, conspicuous by one's absence. Glaringly obvious by the fact of not being there. For example, One agenda item concerning publicity is conspicuous by its absence, or The bride's father was conspicuous by his absence. The idea is ancient; it was expressed by the Roman writer Tacitus, concerning the absence of Junia's brother and husband at her funeral procession. [Mid-1800s]
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How do you celebrate when happy occasions are colored by loss and absence?
In the absence of cultural shifts, then, new reproductive technology might not matter as much for women as it would for men.
A step-by-step plan to break from your various technology addictions.
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All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
A characteristic which distinguished them and which impressed Mrs. Pontellier most forcibly was their entire absence of prudery.
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And the absence of paper and so forth, rendering notebooks costly and rare, made a large amount of memorizing necessary.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.