noncommercial

adjective
non·​com·​mer·​cial | \ ˌnän-kə-ˈmər-shəl How to pronounce noncommercial (audio) \

Definition of noncommercial

: not commercial: such as
a : not occupied with or engaged in commerce noncommercial motor vehicles
b : not of or relating to commerce restricted to noncommercial use
c : not supported by advertisers noncommercial community television

First Known Use of noncommercial

1808, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of noncommercial was in 1808

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“Noncommercial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncommercial. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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noncommercial

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How to pronounce noncommercial (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of noncommercial

: not used for earning money
: not made or operated for the purpose of earning money
: without advertisements : not paid for by advertisers

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