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omission

[ōmish′ən]
Etymology: L, omittere, to neglect
(in law) intentional or unintentional neglect to fulfill a duty required by law.

o·mis·sion

(ō-mish'ŭn)
Pharmacy Drug error in which the requisite dose is erroneously missed.
See also: improper dose quantity

o·mis·sion

(ō-mish'ŭn)
Pharmacy drug error in which requisite dose is wrongly missed.

omission,

n in speech, a phoneme left out at a place where it should occur.
References in classic literature ?
During the continuance of the panic there occurred an instance of feminine heroism that I cannot omit to record.
It is a strange thing, that in sea voyages, where there is nothing to be seen, but sky and sea, men should make diaries; but in land-travel, wherein so much is to be observed, for the most part they omit it; as if chance were fitter to be registered, than observation.
It will be necessary to enlarge a little more upon the nature of each of these states, which is not without some difficulty, for he who would enter into a philosophical inquiry into the principles of them, and not content himself with a superficial view of their outward conduct, must pass over and omit nothing, but explain the true spirit of each of them.