noncandidacy

noncandidacy

(ˌnɒnˈkændɪdəsɪ)
n
the state of not being a candidate, esp for political office
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At the news conference announcing his noncandidacy, the Van Nuys Democrat repeated the myth that an independent Valley would be economically crippled by alimony payments to the remaining Los Angeles.
The tantalizing noncandidacy of General Colin Powell for the U.
Cuomo was an expert on passing, and to some extent hisbrief noncandidacy depended on the illusions his rhetoric and his demeanor created.