unaccounted for

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Definition of unaccounted for

used to say that what happened to someone or something is not knownMany people were unaccounted for after the disaster.A great deal of money remains unaccounted for.

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“Unaccounted for.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unaccounted%20for. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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