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in absentia

Pronunciation: /ˌɪnæbˈsentʃə; ˌɪnæbˈsentiə/

Translation of in absentia in Spanish:

adverb/adverbio

  • [formal] in absentia [formal]
    Example sentences
    • I will not participate in the Case Western Reserve University Commencement Exercises on May 18 and wish to receive my degree in absentia.
    • On December 18, 1792 Thomas Paine was tried in absentia in England for sedition, and convicted.

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