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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- The act of being inattentive.

Usage examples (2)
  • The alternate exertions of the retina in the preceding section resembled the oscitation or pandiculation of the muscles, as they were performed in directions contrary to...
  • (which, perhaps, the world may one day see, if I can prevail on any friend to steal a copy, or on certain gentlemen of my admirers to be very importunate) that, as mankind is... for more
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