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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. absence: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. absence: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. absence: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. absence: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. absence: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. absence: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Absence, absence: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. absence: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. absence: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. absence: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. absence: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. absence: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Absence, absence: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. absence: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. absence: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. absence: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. absence: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Absence (Paper Route album), Absence (Zoot Woman album), Absence (audio drama), Absence (film), Absence, The Absence (Luna Mortis album), The Absence (Melody Gardot album), The Absence (film), The Absence: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Absence: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. absence: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. absence: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Absence: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. absence: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. absence: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. absence: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. absence: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. absence: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. absence: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. absence: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. absence: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. absence: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. absence: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. absence: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Absence: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (absence)

noun:  failure to be present
noun:  the state of being absent ("He was surprised by the absence of any explanation")
noun:  the time interval during which something or somebody is away ("He visited during my absence")
noun:  epilepsy characterized by paroxysmal attacks of brief clouding of consciousness (a possible other abnormalities)

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