nonperformance

noun non·per·for·mance \ ˌnän-pər-ˈfȯr-mən(t)s , -pə- \

Definition of nonperformance

: neglect or failure to perform; especially : failure to adhere to the terms of an agreement or promise
  • nonperformance of an obligation
  • nonperformance of a contract

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First Known Use of nonperformance

circa 1510

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nonperformance

noun non·per·for·mance \ ˌnän-pər-ˈfȯr-məns \

legal Definition of nonperformance

: neglect or failure to perform

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