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Definition of vacancy

What is the definition of "vacancy"?
  • va•can•cynoun
  • 1. The condition of being vacant or unoccupied.
    2. An empty or unoccupied space.
    3. A position, office, or place of accommodation that is unfilled or unoccupied.
    4. Emptiness of mind; inanity.
    5. A crystal defect caused by the absence of an atom, ion, or molecule in a crystal lattice.


Use "vacancy" in a sentence
  • "The rule on vacancy is a disincentive to tearing a property down."

    "Mr. Guinee said in an interview: "I was merely trying to determine the likelihood of near term vacancy and refilling that vacancy in a market that is one of the worst in the country.""

    "Besides, for practical purposes most Senators are selected by State governors in vacancy filling appointments, then rubber-stamp elected."

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