Definition of inobservance in English:

inobservance

Syllabification: in·ob·serv·ance
Pronunciation: /ˌinəbˈzərvəns
 
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noun

dated
  • 1Failure to observe or notice; inattention.
  • 1.1Failure to keep or observe a law, custom, promise, etc..

Origin

early 17th century: from French, or from Latin inobservantia, from in- (expressing negation) + observantia 'observance' (from observare 'observe').

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