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Noun1.nonaccomplishment - an act that does not achieve its intended goal
human action, human activity, act, deed - something that people do or cause to happen
failure - an act that fails; "his failure to pass the test"
error, fault, mistake - a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention; "he made a bad mistake"; "she was quick to point out my errors"; "I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults"
negligence, nonperformance, carelessness, neglect - failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances
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According to Bass (1985), leaders ascertain what is needed by their followers to fulfill the tasks assigned them and determine what they will get in return for accomplishment or nonaccomplishment of the task.
Inadequate book purchase in the ELOML is at variance to the rapidly expanding student enrolment in the College of Medicine of University of Ibadan which was about 600 in 1998, stood at 1350 in year 2009, regardless of the nonaccomplishment of the library's book acquisitions policy which recommended addition of at least six hundred titles and a thousand volumes to its collections annually.
It was also observed that quite often targets of the plans were over ambitious and rather difficult to achieve; which obviously led to nonaccomplishment of objectives