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desertion

  

      n  
1    the act of deserting or abandoning or the state of being deserted or abandoned  
2      (Law)   wilful abandonment, esp. of one's spouse or children, without consent and in breach of obligations  
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desertion

  
  
abandonment, absconding, apostasy, betrayal, defection, departure, dereliction, escape, evasion, flight, forsaking, relinquishment, truancy  

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