from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A standing off; a refraining or holding back.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun obsolete A standing aloof.
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- noun obsolete A standing
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absist + -ence
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There are children who have their reasons for absistence but sometimes they are counteracted upon in a very strong way by the friends and the peer group. â€œFriends often provide the means when a parent refuses, â€ says Anju.
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