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omission

noun [C or U]
 
 
/əʊˈmɪʃən/
the fact of not including something that should have been included, or the thing that is not included: We are not responsible for the omission of information from this website. The document contained a lot of errors, omissions, and exaggerations. →  See also error of omission
Translations of “omission”
in Korean 누락, 생략…
in Arabic حَذف…
in Portuguese omissão…
in Catalan omissió…
in Japanese 省略, 脱落…
in Italian omissione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疏忽,遺漏,疏漏…
in Russian пропуск, упущение…
in Turkish ihmal edilmiş/atlanmış/unutulmuş/dahil edilmemiş şey…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疏忽,遗漏,疏漏…
in Polish przeoczenie…
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