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disappearancenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌdɪs.əˈpɪə.rəns/  us   /ˌdɪs.əˈpɪr.əns/
B2 the fact of someone or something disappearing: A man was being questioned in connection with her disappearance.

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(Definition of disappearance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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disappearancenoun [U]

 us   /ˌdɪs·əˈpɪər·əns/
a state or condition in which a person or thing cannot be seen or found: The district attorney is looking into the disappearance of the money. Her disappearance remains unexplained.
(Definition of disappearance from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “disappearance”
in Arabic اخْتِفاء…
in Korean 사라짐, 실종…
in Portuguese desaparecimento…
in Catalan desaparició…
in Japanese 失踪(そう), 紛失, 消滅…
in Chinese (Simplified) 消失,失踪…
in Chinese (Traditional) 消失,失蹤…
in Italian scomparsa…
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