Recent Examples of inadvertence from the Web
The history of the game proceeded through intelligence, but also through inadvertence.
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Origin and Etymology of inadvertence
Middle English, from Medieval Latin inadvertentia, from Latin in- + advertent-, advertens, present participle of advertere to advert
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
Legal Definition of inadvertence
: an accidental oversight (as failing to sign a form)
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