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Categories: Articles with short description, Law of negligence, Tort law, Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference, Legal doctrines and principles
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negligence  nonperformance  carelessness  neglect  dereliction
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Failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances WordNet 3.0
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Failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Negligence is a failure to exercise appropriate and/or ethical ruled care expected to be exercised amongst specified circumstances. Wikipedia
Failure to exercise the care that a reasonably prudent person would exercise in like circumstances Wikidata
The act of abandoning something. OmegaWiki
The breach of a duty of care: the failure to exercise a standard of care that a reasonable person would have in a similar situation. Wiktionary
Failure to exercise a standard of care (law). Wiktionary (translation)
A failure to perform a task, especially a task that one was legally bound to do. Wiktionary