non-: Meaning and Definition of


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  1. a prefix meaning “not,” freely used as an English formative, usually with a simple negative force as implying mere negation or absence of something (rather than the opposite or reverse of it, as often expressed by): nonadherence; noninterference; nonpayment; nonprofessional.
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