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adjective     MIA pronunciation in British English
/ˌem aɪ ˈeɪ/
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  1. 1
    missing in action: in relation to a member of the armed forces, a way of saying that someone is missing and may be alive or dead

    His wife’s brother was declared MIA in Vietnam.

    the government’s POW/MIA office

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary by: Toot from United States on 04/07/2015
  2. 2
    humorous not able to be found or contacted

    The mother is MIA and the grandma came instead.

    Mich – sorry I have been so MIA lately.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary by: Toot from United States on 04/07/2015
 
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