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In Absentia

In Absentia

BEING A LITTLE LATIN, NEVER FAR REMOVED FROM MODERN ENGLISH, HERE THE THING ITSELF

n. — in his/her/their absence

fm. Latin, and most frequently used in legal cases or rulings, as most modern use of Latin is

first published. 1885

inspiration. a colleague, who went into labor early, and so we held her surprise baby shower in absentia

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