Inobservant In`ob*serv"ant, a. [L. inobservans. See {In-} not, and {Observant}.] Not observant; regardless; heedless. --Bp. Hurd. -- {In`ob*serv"ant*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • inobservance — inobservant, adj. inobservantly, adv. /in euhb zerr veuhns/, n. 1. lack of attention; inattention; heedlessness: drowsy inobservance. 2. failure to observe a custom, rule, law, or the like; nonobservance: inobservance of the Sabbath. [1605 15; <… …   Universalium

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