Nonperformance Non`per*form"ance, n. Neglect or failure to perform. [1913 Webster]

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  • nonperformance — non·per·for·mance /ˌnän pər fȯr məns/ n: neglect or failure to perform Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. nonperformance …   Law dictionary

  • nonperformance — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nonperformance — /non peuhr fawr meuhns/, n. failure or neglect to perform. [1500 10; NON + PERFORMANCE] * * * …   Universalium

  • nonperformance — noun A failure to perform in a reasonable manner, or to perform a task that one was legally bound to do …   Wiktionary

  • nonperformance — Synonyms and related words: Sisyphean labor, culpa, culpable negligence, default, delinquency, dereliction, disconformity, disregard, endless task, failure, inadvertence, inadvertency, inattention, inexecution, inobservance, laches, laissez faire …   Moby Thesaurus

  • nonperformance — n. lack of execution; lack of function …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nonperformance — non·performance …   English syllables

  • nonperformance — non per•form′ance n …   From formal English to slang

  • nonperformance — A failure or omission to perform. The breach of a contract by failure to perform in accordance with the terms and conditions of the contract. 17 Am J2d Contr §§ 355 et seq …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • nonperformance — noun failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances • Syn: ↑negligence, ↑carelessness, ↑neglect • Derivationally related forms: ↑neglect (for: ↑neglect), ↑car …   Useful english dictionary

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