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Definition of the noun Abscondence
What does Abscondence mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: abscondences
- The act of absconding, or illicitly escaping
- [uncountable] The incidence of illicit escape
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by CIBA Foundation Symposium
Abscondence is a built-in safeguard (if ...
by Bryan A. Garner
abscondence; ✳ abscondment; ✳absconsion. The second and third are needless variants rarely found; abscondence is the preferred and much more common noun corresponding to the verb ...
by Bryan A. Garner
See -EE abscondence; abscondment; absconsion. The second and third are needless variants rarely found; abscondence is the preferred and much more common noun corresponding to the verb abscond, q.v. E.g., "[Defendant demonstrated ...
by Dr. Baljit Singh
transience; truancy, fleeing, abscondence. fugitive' a. fleeting; transient; transitory. fugitive2 n. absconder; ...
by Paul Zollo
UNKT adjunct bunked conjunct debunked defunct disjunct dunked funked flunked injunct junked plunked skunked UNS abeyance abhorrence abidance abscondence absence abundance accedence acceptance accidence accordance ...
Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
Also abscondence, abscondment, concealment, seclusion. In monasteries and churches, an absconce was a dark lantern. absentaneous. This word, which never grew into use, is found in 18th century dictionaries. Fashioned by analogy with ...
Johnson's Dictionary, improved by Todd, abridged, ... with the addition of Walker's pronunciation ... and an appendix of Americanisms (1839)
by Samuel Johnson, Henry John TODD (Archdeacon of Cleveland.), John WALKER (the Philologist.)
Abscondence,āb-skön'-dénse. s. concealment. Absconder, áb-skön'-dār. s. the person who absconds. [tion. Absence, áb'-sènse.
The Imperial Dictionary (1863)
English, Technological, and Scientific by John Ogilvie
ABSCONDENCE, n. Concealment. AB'SENT, n. One who is not present. ABSENTA'NEOUS, a. Relating to absence; absent. ABSIN'THATE, n.
A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie
Abscondence t (ab-skond'ens), n. Conceal. ABRANCHIATA Abranchiata (a- brang'ki-ā'ta), n. pl. 1. Same as Abranchia (which see).-2. The name applied to thosevertebrates—mammals, birds, and reptiles—whose young have at no time gills ...
The Century Dictionary, (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
abscondence; (ab-skou'dgns), n. Concealment; seclusion. absconder (ab-skon'der), n. One who absconds. absconsio (ab-skon' shi-o), n. ; l. absconeionea (ab-skon-shi-o'néz). [NL., < . abscenderc, hide: see ...
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The value of this 11-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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