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nonexistence

[non-ig-zis-tuh ns] /ˌnɒn ɪgˈzɪs təns/
noun
1.
absence of existence.
2.
a thing that has no existence.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; non- + existence
Related forms
nonexistent, adjective
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Word Origin and History for non-existence
n.

1640s; see non- + existence.

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