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Omission

O`mis´sion
n.1.The act of omitting; neglect or failure to do something required by propriety or duty.
2.That which is omitted or is left undone.
Noun1.omission - a mistake resulting from neglect
Synonyms: skip
2.omission - something that has been omitted; "she searched the table for omissions"
3.omission - any process whereby sounds are left out of spoken words or phrases
Synonyms: deletion
4.omission - neglecting to do something; leaving out or passing over something

OMISSION. An omission is the neglect to perform what the law requires.
     2. When a public law enjoins on certain officers duties to be performed by them for the public, and they omit to perform them, they may be indicted: for example, supervisors of the highways are required to repair the public roads; the neglect to do so will render them liable to be indicted.
     3. When a nuisance arises in consequence of an omission, it cannot be abated if it be a private nuisance without giving notice, when such notice can be given. Vide Branches; Commission; Nuisance; Trees.

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Omne actum ab intentione agentis est judicandum
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Omne magnum exemplum habet aliquid ex iniquio
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