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in·ac·tion

(in-ak'shŭn),
Inactivity, rest, or lack of response to a stimulus.

inaction

(ĭn-ăk′shŭn) [L. in-, not, + actio, act]
Failure of or decreased response to a stimulus.
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The TRAIN law has removed this remedy of the taxpayer to appeal in case of inaction by the CIR.
In an interview after the filing, Javellana said Lopez's inaction over the procurement of defective air quality monitors meant that she condoned the failure of these machines to provide accurate air quality data.
Inaction is not only deadly, it's contagious, and it applies to nations as well as to individuals.
Thus, Binay said "the inaction of the Protestant on his Protest, after the Honorable Hearing Officer had already issued a preliminary conference report .
The worst victims of the international inaction over Syria are the Syrians who are now caught in the crossfire.
First, when contemplating military action, leaders should consider the price of inaction as well.
It defines a terrorist offence as "any action or inaction made a crime by this law and every action or inaction made a crime by any other law if they are carried out for a terrorist cause".
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And yet the president aiming to govern by inaction faces virtually none.
He also criticized Ch Nisar's dual statements about "definitely carrying out of operation, but also willing for dialogue options", as being a typical example of confusion and inaction within government ranks.
Security Council that Saudi Arabia declined over the international body's inaction in Syria, a top Foreign Ministry official said.