non·​clas·​si·​fied | \ ˌnän-ˈkla-si-ˌfīd How to pronounce nonclassified (audio) \

Definition of nonclassified

: not classified nonclassified information

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Recent Examples on the Web At the time, the press was all too happy to blame Bill Clinton for his wife’s loss when Mr. Comey, for nonclassified consumption, cited Mr. Clinton’s tarmac meeting with Attorney General Loretta Lynch as the reason for his intervention. Holman W. Jenkins, WSJ, "The Trump Dossier Dam Is Breaking," 27 Oct. 2017

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1852, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonclassified.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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