noncannibalistic

adjective
non·​can·​ni·​bal·​is·​tic | \ ˌnän-ˌka-nə-bə-ˈlis-tik How to pronounce noncannibalistic (audio) \

Definition of noncannibalistic

: not practicing, involving, or marked by cannibalism : not cannibalistic noncannibalistic amphibians noncannibalistic spider matings

First Known Use of noncannibalistic

1876, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncannibalistic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncannibalistic. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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