nonconsumer

noun
non·​con·​sum·​er | \ ˌnän-kən-ˈsü-mər How to pronounce nonconsumer (audio) \

Definition of nonconsumer

1 : a person or thing that is not a consumer especially : a person who does not consume or utilize a particular good or service nonconsumers of dairy/tobacco products
2 : a group or organization (such as a business or government) that consumes a good or service : a non-individual consumer services aimed at nonconsumers often used before another noun nonconsumer sales/products

First Known Use of nonconsumer

1832, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Nonconsumer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonconsumer. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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