noncommunication

noun
non·​com·​mu·​ni·​ca·​tion | \ ˌnän-kə-ˌmyü-nə-ˈkā-shən How to pronounce noncommunication (audio) \

Definition of noncommunication

: a lack of communication But these periods of noncommunication made our home seem both icy and like a tinderbox—all at the same time.— Amy Dickinson

First Known Use of noncommunication

1648, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncommunication.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncommunication. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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