non·​can·​ni·​bal·​is·​tic ˌnän-ˌka-nə-bə-ˈlis-tik How to pronounce noncannibalistic (audio)
: not practicing, involving, or marked by cannibalism : not cannibalistic
noncannibalistic amphibians
noncannibalistic spider matings

Word History

First Known Use

1876, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of noncannibalistic was in 1876

Dictionary Entries Near noncannibalistic

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“Noncannibalistic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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