non-attendance


non-attendance
UK / US noun [uncountable]
failure to go to a place, for example school, when you should be there

English dictionary. 2014.

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  • non-attendance — non at tendance n [U] formal failure to go to a place or event where you are supposed to go ▪ He was taken into care because of his non attendance at school …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • non-attendance — n. See non appearance …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • non-attendance — /nɒn əˈtɛndəns/ (say non uh tenduhns) noun failure to attend …   Australian English dictionary

  • non-attendance — noun failure to be present when expected …   English new terms dictionary

  • non-attendance — n. failure to attend …   Useful english dictionary

  • NON- — prefix giving the negative sense of words with which it is combined, esp.: 1 not doing or having or involved with (non attendance; non payment; non productive). 2 a not of the kind or class described (non alcoholic; non member; non event). b… …   Useful english dictionary

  • non- — [[t]nɒ̱n [/t]] 1) PREFIX Non is used in front of adjectives and nouns to form adjectives that describe something as not having a particular quality or feature. It is the first such treaty to put effective controls on non nuclear weapons...… …   English dictionary

  • non-appearance — n.; (also non attendance) Absence …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • attendance centre — noun A non residential centre where a young offender may be required to attend regularly, instead of serving a prison sentence • • • Main Entry: ↑attend * * * attendance centre [attendance centre] noun (in Britain) …   Useful english dictionary

  • attendance allowance — noun A non contributory benefit paid to an invalid who requires constant attendance or supervision • • • Main Entry: ↑attend * * * atˈtendance allowance [attendance allowance] noun uncountable …   Useful english dictionary


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