absenteeship

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

absentee +‎ -ship

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

absenteeship (plural absenteeships)

  1. (rare) Absenteeism, in particular related to landowners. [First attested in the late 18th century.][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “absenteeship” in Lesley Brown, editor, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition, Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 9.