Example sentences for: absentee

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

  • The space–time permutation scan statistic was gradually developed as part of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) surveillance initiatives, in parallel with the adaptation of population-at-risk-based scan statistics for dead bird reports (for West Nile virus) [13], emergency department visits [7], ambulance dispatch calls [6], pharmacy sales [4], and student absentee records [3].

  • Just as you could sign an absentee ballot but let someone else fill it out, there's little to stop you from allowing someone to vote with your computer and PIN--or to stop someone else from forcing you to turn yours over.

  • A study shows that sons of absentee fathers are twice as likely to do jail time as those raised in two-parent homes.

  • At the same time, a dispute over the crown continually raged between Pedro IV, the absentee monarch who preferred to reign as Emperor of Brazil rather than return to Portugal, and his brother Miguel.

  • Ireland's British rulers refused to curtail exports of wheat from the country, which could have fed thousands, and heartless absentee British landlords evicted starving tenants.


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