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Noun
The state of having been abandoned and become dilapidated
“Following a lengthy period of dereliction it has now developed into a most attractive street once again.”
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The shameful failure to fulfil one's obligations
“Investigators concluded that 18 soldiers committed war crimes ranging from murder and assault to dereliction of duty.”
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A weakness or defect in character
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The quality or state of being recreant
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The quality of being incautious
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A failure to fulfil a moral or legal obligation
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The state of being illegal or against the law
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The intentional failure to perform an official duty or legal requirement
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The improper treatment of a patient by a physician that results in injury or loss
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A decline from previously high standards
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The quality or state of being insubordinate
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A brief or temporary failure of concentration, memory, or judgement
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The state of being sinful
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A lack or shortage
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A state of complete emptiness or destruction
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