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nonobservance

[ non-uhb-zur-vuhns ]
/ ˌnɒn əbˈzɜr vəns /
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noun

absence or lack of observance.

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Origin of nonobservance

First recorded in 1735–45; non- + observance

OTHER WORDS FROM nonobservance

non·ob·serv·ant, adjectivenon·ob·serv·ant·ly, adverb
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