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non·ex·is·tence

 (nŏn′ĭg-zĭs′təns)
n.
1. The condition of not existing.
2. Something that does not exist.

non′ex·is′tent adj.

nonexistent

(ˌnɒnɪɡˈzɪstənt)
adj
1. not having being or existence
2. not present under specified conditions or in a specified place
ˌnonexˈistence n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nonexistent - not having existence or being or actuality; "chimeras are nonexistent"
extinct - (of e.g. volcanos) permanently inactive; "an extinct volcano"
existent, existing - having existence or being or actuality; "an attempt to refine the existent machinery to make it more efficient"; "much of the beluga caviar existing in the world is found in the Soviet Union and Iran"
Translations

nonexistent

[ˌnɒnɪgˈzɪstnt] adjinesistente
References in classic literature ?
He asserted that matter was nonexistent except in the imagination of man--that all was mental, and so he believed that by persisting in his suggestion he could eventually make of me a permanent suggestion in the minds of all creatures.
I didn't know how much time had elapsed and neither did Perry, for time is nonexistent in Pellucidar.
If any did so, he was ready to force all who might speak to be silent and to respect the nonexistent honor of the woman he loved.
Products include nonexistent adapters & connectors used by the military, the aerospace and commercial markets such as wireless communications, medical, test & measurement.
Circuit Court late yesterday challenging the Environmental Protection Agency s (EPA s) mandated use of nonexistent cellulosic biofuels in the 2011 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS).
Canada) examines the philosophies of Alexius Meinong (1853-1920) and Bertrand Russell (1872-1970) regarding the issue of whether it is possible to speak of nonexistent objects, "such as the round square, the golden mountain, and Sherlock Holmes," and connected sub-issues, such as what can have properties and how claims are true.
Summary: Rabat - Morocco's Foreign Minister TaE[macron]b Fassi Fihri said on Thursday that the success of negotiations on the Sahara remains weak, or even nonexistent in the absence of the other parties' availability to reach a compromise political solution to the Sahara issue.
A MERSEYSIDE dentist who claimed payments for nonexistent patients has been told he faces jail.
Self-publishing can potentially be much more lucrative than landing a publisher, since publishers all too frequently come with meager royalty rates, a typical 18-24 month wait to publication, the loss of book rights, and minimal or nonexistent help with marketing.
Although there is no single factor underlying aggressive behavior in children, my own 30-plus years looking into the relationship between excessive parental discipline and delinquency has convinced me that the violent, recidivist, male juvenile delinquent who was not raised on the belt, board, cord, or fist is nonexistent.
Since Jesus, being long dead, currently does not exist, and talking chimpanzee Bush is assuredly lacking a human brain, can one legitimately argue that one nonexistent thing "is not" another nonexistent thing?
repairing a nonexistent fault that had been reported by an undercover collaborator working in the theater (code name: Miroslav).