nonoccurrence

noun
non·​oc·​cur·​rence | \ ˌnän-ə-ˈkər-ən(t)s How to pronounce nonoccurrence (audio) , -ˈkə-rən(t)s \
plural nonoccurrences

Definition of nonoccurrence

: an absence or lack of occurrence the nonoccurrence of an event

First Known Use of nonoccurrence

1751, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonoccurrence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonoccurrence. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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