Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Fugitive concealment; secret retirement; hiding.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Concealment; seclusion.

Etymologies

abscond +‎ -ence (Wiktionary)

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