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 for Absented
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Absent \Ab*sent"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Absented; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Absenting.] [Cf. F. absenter.]
     1. To take or withdraw (one's self) to such a distance as to
        prevent intercourse; -- used with the reflexive pronoun.
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              If after due summons any member absents himself, he
              is to be fined.                       --Addison.
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     2. To withhold from being present. [Obs.] "Go; for thy stay,
        not free, absents thee more." --Milton.
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