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  1. "Absences" is a 2013 documentary film written and directed by Carole Laganière.
  2. "Absences" a.k.a. "Apousies" is a 1987 drama romance film written by Giorgos Katakouzinos and Dimitris Nollas. It is also directed by Giorgos Katakouzinos.

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Google previewIdiopathic Generalized Epilepsies (1994)

Clinical, Experimental and Genetic Aspects by Alain Malafosse

eyelid myoclonia with absences is a common epileptic syndrome which is frequently misdiagnosed in children as childhood absence epilepsy despite marked differences and ...

Google previewThe Bonds of Freedom (2008)

Vows, Sacraments and the Formation of the Christian Self by Garry J. Deverell

(Lévinas would of course say that the unpresentable origin of such temporal absences is that which is not at all temporal—Infinity.) Finally, and crucially for our discussion of church and sacraments later on, the body is also the site in which ...

Google previewOxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizures (2012)

by Simon Shorvon, Renzo Guerrini, Mark Cook, Samden Lhatoo

Epilepsy with myoclonic absences is a rare disorder (around 0.5–1% of epilepsy) with onset between age 1–12 years (71). About 50% of children have preexisting cognitive impairment. Myoclonic absences appear several times per day, ...

Google previewIndian Metaphysics and Epistemology (1977)

The Tradition of Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika Up to Gaṅgeśa by Karl H. Potter

ABSENCES. We now turn to those problems of ontology which have a close kinship with various issues of great interest to philosophers in the West as well as in India, issues which divide realists from nominalists and conceptualists, which ...

Google previewDictionary of Critical Realism (2015)

by Mervyn Hartwig

Thus argument involves the absentingof mistakes, change absents states of affairs, and the processof freedom absents constraints or ills, which can be seenas absences. Hence thereal DEFINITION of geo-historical dialecticas (1), formally, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Education Law (2008)

by Charles J. Russo

Sanctions for Nonacademic Reasons There is some controversy related to the use of grade reductions and academic sanctions as discipline for nonacademic transgressions, such as significant absences. Insofar as student absences and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences (2014)

Typical absences are frequent (10–100 per day), with complete unresponsiveness lasting 4–30 s (usually approximately 10 s) and easily provoked by hyperventilation. Probable exclusion criteria for CAE are other than typical absences, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies, Volume 3 (2014)

Advaita Vedanta up to Samkara and His Pupils by Karl H. Potter

Two absences (abhāva) cannot be related to each other, since being both absences they are nondifferent. Nor can an absence be related to a real existent by either contact (samyoga), inherence (samavāya), or identity (tādātmya).

Google previewEncyclopedia of Indian Philosophies (1970)

Advaita Vedānta up to Śaṃkara and his pupils / ed. by Karl H. Potter. Vol. 3 by Karl H. Potter

Two absences (abhdva) cannot be related to each other, since being both absences they are nondifferent. Nor can an absence be related to a real existent by either contact (samyoga), inherence (samavaya), or identity (tadatmya).

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Neuropsychological Disorders (2012)

by Arthur MacNeill Horton

Typical absences are characteristic of other idiopathic generalized epilepsies including juvenile absence epilepsy and, less often, juvenile myoclonic epilepsy ( Berkovic 8: Benbadis, 2001); however, this article will focus on childhood absence ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Business in Today's World (2009)

by Charles Wankel

Furthermore, there is significant evidence to suggest that a large proportion of absences are potentially avoidable. A 2005 study on U.S. human resources executives found that personal illnesses accounted for only 35 percent of unscheduled ...

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Wives in their husbands' absences grow subtler, and daughters sometimes run off with the butler. (Byron)
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Scrabble value of A1B3S1E1N1C3E1S1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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