with the (continued) absence of

Definition of with the (continued) absence of

  1. :  because of the lack of With the (continued) absence of rain, crops have begun to dry up.

Word by Word Definitions

continuedplay
  1. :  lasting or extending without interruption

    :  resumed after interruption

absenceplay
  1. :  a state or condition in which something expected, wanted, or looked for is not present or does not exist :  a state or condition in which something is absent

    :  a failure to be present at a usual or expected place :  the state of being absent

    :  the period of time that one is absent


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