Nonperformance of what is requested or expected; omission:
A misconception or misunderstanding.
A mistake typically caused by ignorance or carelessness.
A cause of such a mental state
An assigned duty or task; a responsibility:
(Law) Cooperation in the commission of an illegal or wrongful act.
A standard of comparison for verifying or checking the findings of an experiment; specif., such a standard obtained by withholding the substance, treatment, drug, etc. being tested
Failure to perform a task or fulfill an obligation, especially failure to meet a financial obligation:
Lack of thoughtful attention or due regard.
Lack of attention, notice, or regard.
The act of inspecting.
(Law) The termination or forfeiture of a right or privilege through disuse, through failure of some contingency, or through failure to meet stated obligations within a stated time
The act or an instance of neglecting something:
Carelessness in manner or appearance; indifference
A leaping or jumping movement, especially a gait in which hops and steps alternate.
The act, process, or function of supervising.
Supervision or inspection
management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
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