nonarable

adjective
non·​ar·​a·​ble | \ ˌnän-ˈa-rə-bəl How to pronounce nonarable (audio) , -ˈer-ə- \

Definition of nonarable

: not suitable for the growing of crops : not arable nonarable land

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Recent Examples on the Web Land tended by families for generations may suddenly become nonarable. Paul Douglas, Star Tribune, 26 Jan. 2021

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First Known Use of nonarable

1816, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonarable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonarable. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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