Definition Of nonadvertence


not resulting from or achieved through deliberate planning.

an inadvertent administrative error occurred that resulted in an overpayment

Example Of nonadvertence

  • A monarchy which strives to avoid political controversy now finds itself inadvertently at the heart of it.

  • As a result of centuries of both deliberate and inadvertent plant breeding, the varieties used today have little resemblance with their wild ancestors.

  • Biosecurity protocols and border testing are in place, and inadvertent contamination is under better control.

  • Casting a blank glance at me, he looks as though it is I who should apologize for his inadvertent offence.

  • During normal engine operation, the inadvertent contamination of fuel by water and other contaminants must be tolerated.

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