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inaction

[ in-ak-shuhn ]
/ ɪnˈæk ʃən /
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noun
absence of action; idleness.
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Origin of inaction

First recorded in 1700–10; in-3 + action
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British Dictionary definitions for inaction

inaction
/ (ɪnˈækʃən) /

noun
lack of action; idleness; inertia
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