absentee n
A missing golfing accessory.

English expressions. 2014.

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  • absentee — ab·sen·tee /ˌab sən tē/ n: one that is absent: as a: a proprietor who lives away from his or her business or estate b: a potential party to a legal action who is not present or does not have a representative present at a proceeding absentee adj… …   Law dictionary

  • absentee — (n.) 1530s, from ABSENT (Cf. absent) (v.) + EE (Cf. ee) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Absentee ballot — absentee bal·lot n: a ballot submitted (as by mail) in advance of an election by a voter who is unable to be present at the polls Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. Absentee ballot …   Law dictionary

  • absentee — ab‧sen‧tee [ˌæbsnˈtiː◂] noun [countable] HUMAN RESOURCES someone not at work when they should be: • A warning may be appropriate if an employee is a frequent absentee on a Monday. * * * absentee UK US /ˌæbsənˈtiː/ noun [C] ► HR someone who is… …   Financial and business terms

  • absentee ballot — absentee bal·lot n: a ballot submitted (as by mail) in advance of an election by a voter who is unable to be present at the polls Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. absentee ballot …   Law dictionary

  • Absentee — Ab sen*tee , n. One who absents himself from his country, office, post, or duty; especially, a landholder who lives in another country or district than that where his estate is situated; as, an Irish absentee. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • absentee ballot — ☆ absentee ballot n. a preelection ballot to be marked and delivered to a board of elections by a person (absentee voter) unable to be at the polls at election time …   English World dictionary

  • absentee — [ab΄sən tē′] n. a person who is absent, as from work, school, etc. adj. designating or of a landlord or owner whose personal residence is distant from any other property owned, esp. from such property rented to another …   English World dictionary

  • absentee landlord — n. A landlord who resides so far from the leased real property that his is not, or is not expected to be, readily available to personally address any problems concerning the property. Webster s New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000 …   Law dictionary

  • absentee ballot — n a process by which people in the United States can vote before an election because they will be away during the election …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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