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simple absence

[ sĭmpəl ]
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n.

A brief loss or impairment of consciousness accompanied by the abrupt onset of spasms or twitchings of cephalic muscles that produce a 3 per second pattern of spikes and waves on an electroencephalogram.pure absence

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
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