nonattendance

[ non-uh-ten-duhns ]
/ ˌnɒn əˈtɛn dəns /

noun

failure to attend: Members of the society can be dropped for chronic nonattendance.

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Origin of nonattendance

First recorded in 1680–90; non- + attendance
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British Dictionary definitions for nonattendance

nonattendance
/ (ˌnɒnəˈtɛndəns) /

noun

the act or an instance of not attending an event, meeting, etc
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