in·​ex·​is·​tence ˌi-nig-ˈzi-stən(t)s How to pronounce inexistence (audio)
: absence of existence : nonexistence

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1623, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of inexistence was circa 1623

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“Inexistence.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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