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inadvertency

[ in-uhd-vur-tn-see ]
/ ˌɪn ədˈvɜr tn si /
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noun, plural in·ad·vert·en·cies.

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Origin of inadvertency

1585–95; <Medieval Latin inadvertentia, equivalent to Latin in-in-3 + advert- turn to (see advert1) + -entia-ency
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