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inattend

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transitive verb in·at·tend \ˌin-ə-ˈtend\

Medical Definition of inattend

  1. :  to fail to pay attention to <selectively inattended the embarrassing aspects of the situation>

inattention \-ˈten-chən\play noun
inattentive \-ˈtent-iv\play adjective
inattentiveness noun



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