absenteeism
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /æb.sənˈtiːˌɪz.m̩/
  • (America) IPA: /ˌæb.sənˈtiˌɪz.m̩/
Noun

absenteeism

  1. The state of being absent, especially frequently or without good reason; the practice of an absentee. [First attested in the early 19th century.]
  2. The practice of absenting oneself from the country or district where one's estate is situated.
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