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senioritis

[ seen-yuh-rahy-tis ]
/ ˌsin yəˈraɪ tɪs /
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noun
Informal: Facetious. a decline in motivation or academic performance that supposedly afflicts some seniors in high school, especially in their last term.
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Origin of senioritis

First recorded in 1955–60; senior + -itis
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