noncola

noun
non·​co·​la | \ ˌnän-ˈkō-lə How to pronounce noncola (audio) \

Definition of noncola

: a soft drink that is not a cola often used before another nounThe effect was seen only with colas. Noncola soft drinks, such as ginger ale and orange soda, had no effect on bone density.— Elena Conis

First Known Use of noncola

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncola.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncola. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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