non·​cab·​i·​net ˌnän-ˈkab-nit How to pronounce noncabinet (audio)
: not belonging to a governmental cabinet
noncabinet officials

Examples of noncabinet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Under the new, permanent procedures, the Senate will allow for two hours of debate after cloture votes on nominees to noncabinet executive positions and district courts, down from 30 hours. Andrew Duehren, WSJ, 3 Apr. 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

1841, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of noncabinet was in 1841

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“Noncabinet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

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