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1    not present; absent or lost  
2    not able to be traced and not known to be dead  
nine men were missing after the attack     
3    go missing   to become lost or disappear  

missing fundamental  
      n   a tone, not present in the sound received by the ear, whose pitch is that of the difference between the two tones that are sounded  
missing link  
1    sometimes caps; usually preceded by: the   a hypothetical extinct animal or animal group, formerly thought to be intermediate between the anthropoid apes and man  
2    any missing section or part in an otherwise complete series  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  


absent, astray, gone, lacking, left behind, left out, lost, mislaid, misplaced, not present, nowhere to be found, unaccounted-for, wanting  
   accounted for, at hand, available, here, in attendance, on hand, present, there, to hand  

English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  

go missing v.
to be lost
he went missing my dog went missing for three days

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
abbr. acron.
joy of missing out
[Slang] I had a great day, didn't even check Facebook. Pure JOMO.
abbr. acron.
fear of missing out
[Slang] I want to stay home tonight but I have FOMO.
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