Meaning of ABSENCE in English

ABSENCE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈæbsəns ]

n. 1 the state of being away from a place or person. 2 the time or duration of being away. 3 (foll. by of) the non-existence or lack of. øabsence of mind inattentiveness. [ME f. OF f. L absentia (as ABSENT)]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.