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A permanent resident can have their status questioned and the green card can potentially be taken away if they are outside of the US for 6 months or more at a time.
So if you are outside of the US for 10 months, you might have your status questioned, and if the officer is not satisfied with your explanation and cannot show that you have strong ties to the US to show you did not abandon your resident status, you could lose your green card.
If you are asked about it, you will have to show proof that you never intended to abandon your permanent resident status, even though you were out of the US for more than 6 months. You can do this by showing you have family ties, continued to file your tax return, have real property in the US, etc. There is no specific list of items, so you can use anything to show your maintained ties to the US.
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