non-appearance

nonappearance

[non-uh-peer-uhns]
noun
failure to appear, as in a court.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English; see non-, appearance

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nonappearance (ˌnɒnəˈpɪərəns)
 
n
failure to appear or attend, esp as a defendant or witness in court

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