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desuetude

noun

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  1. lack of use despite the long years of desuetude, the old manual typewriter seemed to work just fine Synonyms disuse, idleness, inactivityRelated Words abandonment, desertion, neglect; abeyance, dormancy, latency, quiescenceAntonyms use

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