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avoidance

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1 the act or a means of getting or keeping away from something undesirable
  • her congenital avoidance of conflict makes talking about problems with her difficult

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The first known use of avoidance was in the 14th century

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“Avoidance.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/avoidance. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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