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omission
used in Jane Eyre

2 uses
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Definition
something left out that should have been included

or:

a mistake resulting from neglect
  • And will you consent to dispense with a great many conventional forms and phrases, without thinking that the omission arises from insolence?
    Chapter 14 (53% in)
  • I — who, though I had no love, had much friendship for him — was hurt by the marked omission: so much hurt that tears started to my eyes.
    Chapter 34 (98% in)

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