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Is absence an adverb?

No. It is a noun. There is an adverb form of the adjective absent, which is absently, but it has an entirely different connotation (inattentively, in a preoccupied or peripheral manner). Full Answer

What is the adverb for absence?

The noun absence has the verb and adjective form absent. The related adverb form is absently, which, however, has a connotation beyond simple absence: it suggests inattentiveness, absent-mindedness. Full Answer