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nonresistance

[non-ri-zis-tuh ns] /ˌnɒn rɪˈzɪs təns/
noun
1.
the policy or practice of not resisting violence or established authority, even when tyrannical, by force.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45; non- + resistance
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  • nonresistance never appealed to me except in the evildoer who has been knocked down for cause.

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