noncombat

adjective
non·​com·​bat | \ ˌnän-ˈkäm-ˌbat How to pronounce noncombat (audio) \

Definition of noncombat

: not involving combat noncombat operations : not engaged in or ready to engage in combat noncombat military personnel

First Known Use of noncombat

1918, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncombat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncombat. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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