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noncharacter

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noun non·char·ac·ter \ˌnän-ˈker-ik-tər, -ˈka-rik-\

Definition of noncharacter

  1. 1 :  a person or thing that is not a character distinguishing characters from noncharacters in scanned text

  2. 2 :  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

1903

First Known Use of noncharacter

1903


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noncharacter

adjective non·char·ac·ter

Definition of noncharacter

  1. :  not of, relating to, being, or involving a character or characters a noncharacter narrator noncharacter animation; also :  not associated with a character (as from a movie) for product promotion noncharacter toys/branding

1922

First Known Use of noncharacter

1922


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