Definition of non-performance in English:

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non-performance

noun

[mass noun]
1Failure or refusal to perform or fulfil a condition, promise, etc. the non-performance of his contractual obligations
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  • He compared that to the private sector where people are accountable and can be fired immediately for non-performance.
  • Parents are upset and angry at the child's non-performance.
  • Of the 2800 NGOs we have, 72 have been blacklisted for non-performance.
2The state or fact of not being performed: the non-performance of the opera

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