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Translation of "absence" - English-Russian dictionary

absence

noun     /ˈæbsəns/
NOT THERE [C, U]
B2 a time when you are not in a particular place отсутствие Lisa will be acting as manager in Phil's absence (= while Phil is not here). A large number of absences from work are caused by back problems.Absent
NOT EXIST [U]
B2 when something does not exist отсутствие In the absence of any proof, it is impossible to accuse her.Lacking thingsScarce, inadequate and not enoughEssential or necessary
(Definition of absence from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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