noncomplementary

adjective
non·​com·​ple·​men·​ta·​ry | \ ˌnän-ˌkäm-plə-ˈmen-t(ə-)rē How to pronounce noncomplementary (audio) \

Definition of noncomplementary

: not complementary noncomplementary approaches noncomplementary colors … various disparate and noncomplementary businesses combined under one corporate umbrella.— Reuters Staff noncomplementary DNA

First Known Use of noncomplementary

1848, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncomplementary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncomplementary. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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