noncarrier

noun non·car·ri·er \ ˌnän-ˈker-ē-ər , -ˈka-rē- \

Definition of noncarrier

: someone or something that is not a carrier: such as
a : an individual who is not a carrier of a genetic trait, a disease, etc.
  • a noncarrier of hemophilia
b : an organization that is not a telecommunications company
  • The sharp increase in sales of nonconventional communications equipment explains much of the rise in purchases of telecommunications equipment by noncarriers in the 1980s.
  • —Ronald A. Cass and John R. Haring

noncarrier

adjective
    • noncarrier patients
    • noncarrier phones

First Known Use of noncarrier

1910

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