absentation

noun ab·sen·ta·tion \ˌabsən‧ˈtāshən, -ˌsen‧-\

Definition of absentation

plural

-s

  1. :  an absenting of oneself

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Origin and Etymology of absentation

Medieval Latin absentation-, absentatio, from Late Latin absentatus (past participle of absentare to be absent) + Latin -ion-, -io -ion


First Known Use: 1800


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