Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state of not being, not existing, or not being perceptible.
  • n. The state of existing in something

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Inherence; subsistence.
  • n. That which exists within; a constituent.
  • n. Lack of being or existence.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Existence within; inherence. Also inexistency.
  • n. Lack of existence; non-existence.

Etymologies

in- +‎ existence (Wiktionary)

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