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negligence

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈneɡ.lɪ.dʒəns/
C2 the fact of not giving enough care or attention to someone or something: medical negligence
Translations of “negligence”
in Arabic إهمال…
in Korean 태만…
in Malaysian kecuaian…
in French négligence…
in Turkish ihmalkârlık, dikkatsizlik…
in Italian negligenza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疏忽,過失…
in Russian халатность, небрежность…
in Polish zaniedbanie…
in Vietnamese sự cẩu thả…
in Spanish descuido, negligencia…
in Portuguese negligência, descuido…
in Thai ความไม่เอาใจใส่…
in German die Nachlässigkeit…
in Catalan negligència…
in Japanese 不注意, 怠慢…
in Indonesian kelalaian…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疏忽,过失…
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