What is the opposite of dereliction?

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Noun
Opposite of the state of having been abandoned and become dilapidated
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Opposite of the shameful failure to fulfil one's obligations
Noun
Opposite of a weakness or defect in character
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(obsolete) Opposite of a neglect of one's duty or responsibility
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Opposite of the action or fact of abandoning or being abandoned
Noun
Opposite of the neglect or omission of an expected or required action
“Careful observance of proper procedures will ensure that delays are minimized.”
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Opposite of an act or incidence of defecting
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Opposite of an immoral act considered to be a transgression against divine law
“After performing a good deed, he's also stuck with a halo above his head.”
Noun
Opposite of an action or omission which constitutes an offense and is punishable by law
“To limit the power of slaveowners was always difficult, and it was not at all irrational to treat violence they used against their slaves as if it were a noncrime.”
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