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adjective     unavailable pronunciation in American English
  1. 1
    not able to go somewhere, meet someone, or do something

    Some witnesses were unavailable at the time of the trial.

    unavailable for:

    Irving and Wallace are both unavailable for next week’s game.

    be unavailable for comment (=not want to be interviewed by a reporter):

    Reporters were told that Ms. Lee was unavailable for comment.

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     unavailability pronunciation in American English
/ˌʌnəˌveɪləˈbɪləti/ noun [uncountable]
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patio diplomacy

high-level diplomats meeting and dining in an informal environment e.g. a party or club

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