: a person or thing that is not a character
distinguishing characters from noncharacters in scanned text
: a character in a dramatic or literary work who is not important or interesting
She's onstage the rest of the time as the ship's communications officer, one of the background noncharacters. Sam Hurwitt
: not of, relating to, being, or involving a character or characters
: not associated with a character (as from a movie) for product promotion
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