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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “absence”

absence

noun [C or U] (NOT PRESENT)
不在場的
    /ˈæb.sənts/
when someone is not where they are usually expected to be
缺席;缺勤;不在
A new manager was appointed during/in her absence.
她不在的時候任命了一位新經理。
She has had repeated absences from work this year.
今年她屢次曠工。
Absent
(Definition of absence noun (NOT PRESENT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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