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Noun
The act or a means of getting or keeping away from something undesirable
“Tax avoidance.”
Noun
The doing away with something by formal action
“… plans to petition the court for an avoidance of the prenuptial agreement.”
Noun
Act of annulling; annulment
Noun
Avoiding or shunning
Noun
Obstruction of action, access, or approach
“Improve your health by stress avoidance.”
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In ancient Athens (and some other cities), the temporary banishment by popular vote of a citizen considered dangerous to the state
Noun
The quality of being evasive
Noun
The failure to make a payment
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A strong dislike or disinclination
Noun
An ambiguity or inadequacy in the law or a set of rules
Noun
The practice of restraining oneself from indulging in something, typically alcohol or sex
Noun
Failure to fulfil a responsibility or duty
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The act of abstaining from something, such as drinking alcohol
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A punitive ban on relations with other bodies, cooperation with a policy, or the handling of goods
Noun
Psychological term for an irrational or obsessive fear of
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An inclination to escape from routine or reality into fantasy
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Patient self-control; restraint and tolerance
Noun
An act of refusal or avoidance
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The act of abandoning
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