non-energy

adjective

non-en·​er·​gy ˌnän-ˈe-nər-jē How to pronounce non-energy (audio)
: not relating to, concerned with, or being energy or its production and sale
non-energy companies/resources
the non-energy sector
… the non-energy benefits of energy efficiency—such as … reduced air and water pollution … State of North Carolina Utilities Commission

Word History

First Known Use

1892, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of non-energy was in 1892

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Cite this Entry

“Non-energy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/non-energy. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

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