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omission

Pronunciation: /əʊˈmɪʃən/

Translation of omission in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (of word, information etc) omisión (feminine), supresión (feminine) 1.2 countable/numerable (thing left out) omisión (feminine), supresión (feminine) he was a startling omission from the team resultó sorprendente que lo excluyeran del equipo
    Example sentences
    • This was the glaring omission from not one but two local government bills announced on Wednesday.
    • This has been a glaring omission from other farm management texts, but one that has become more important with growth in the global economy.
    • A glaring omission from the speech was the 2003 budget, which is traditionally tabled along with the president's address.

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