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omission

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of omission

  1. something left out <the disk contains a selection of deleted scenes, and a couple of the omissions greatly add to the intelligibility of the movie's plot> Synonyms deletion, elision Related Words elimination; blank, skip; lapse, slip; deduction, reduction, subtraction; default, delinquency, dereliction, failure, neglect, negligence, oversight, pretermission; abbreviation, condensation Near Antonyms inclusion; accretion, accrual, addendum, addition, augmentation, boost, expansion, gain, increase, increment, more, plus, raise, rise, supplement





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