noncommercial

adjective

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

Word History

First Known Use

1808, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of noncommercial was in 1808

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Cite this Entry

“Noncommercial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncommercial. Accessed 8 Feb. 2023.

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