non·​con·​struc·​tion ˌnän-kən-ˈstrək-shən How to pronounce nonconstruction (audio)
: not of, relating to, or involving the construction industry
nonconstruction costs/activities
nonconstruction jobs

Word History

First Known Use

1945, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonconstruction was in 1945

Dictionary Entries Near nonconstruction

Cite this Entry

“Nonconstruction.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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