Example sentences for: absence

How can you use “absence” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • One obvious example of a “semantic hole” in sexual relationships is the often-observed absence of neutral terms for unmarried sexual partners.

  • In 1960, Bela's experiment with what eventually became known as Julesz random dot stereograms unambiguously demonstrated that stereoscopic depth could be computed in the absence of any identifiable objects, in the absence of any perspective, in the absence of any cues available to either eye alone.

  • In addition, knowing the presence or absence of a gene can be problematic without the complete genome sequence of an organism (in this case, genomes were known only in Drosophila and Caenorhabditis ). Thus, although suggestive, it is too soon to judge the significance of this sequence signature.

  • Instead of remaining in the cytoplasm in the absence of steroid, nearly all of the GR-GFP was found in the cytoplasmic and nuclear inclusion bodies containing the Rab24 mutant (Fig.

  • The ongoing government scrutiny itself may help to explain the absence of verifiable episodes of anti-competitive behavior by Microsoft.


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