Definition of non-participation in English:


Line breaks: non-partici¦pa¦tion


[mass noun]
The fact or condition of not being involved with or participating in something: the government’s non-participation in the war is tactical the teacher didn’t seem to mind their non-participation
More example sentences
  • The main reasons given for nonparticipation were lack of time and inability to return to the clinic.
  • Voter nonparticipation is the great ongoing scandal of our democracy.
  • The reasons given for nonparticipation were, in a word, diverse.

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