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Definitions of absence:
  • noun:   failure to be present
  • noun:   the state of being absent
    Example: "He was surprised by the absence of any explanation"
  • noun:   the time interval during which something or somebody is away
    Example: "He visited during my absence"
  • noun:   epilepsy characterized by paroxysmal attacks of brief clouding of consciousness (a possible other abnormalities)

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