unobserving


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unobserving

(ˌʌnəbˈzɜːvɪŋ)
adj
not observing
References in classic literature ?
"But as there is scarce any human good without its concomitant evil, so there are people who find an inconvenience in this unobserving temper of mankind; I mean persons who have no money; for as you are not put out of countenance, so neither are you cloathed or fed by those who do not know you.
Filled with dreary imaginations, I passed through many beautiful and majestic scenes, but my eyes were fixed and unobserving. I could only think of the bourne of my travels and the work which was to occupy me whilst they endured.
On the same time, the abuse and unobserving the withdrawal times of different antimicrobials might lead to production of drug resistant microbial strains, anaphylaxis and other toxicological implications such as mutagenesis and carcinogenesis (Baynes et al., 2016).
Neil Hertz has memorably described this circulation as reaching its climax in the advent of the moon in "A Night-Piece." The "unobserving eye" is initially "[b]ent earthwards":