- [noun] the state of being absent; "he was surprised by the absence of any explanation"
- [noun] failure to be present
- [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)
Synonyms: petit mal epilepsy
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- complex absence
- pure absence, simple absence
- subclinical absence