noncontingent

adjective
non·​con·​tin·​gent | \ ˌnän-kən-ˈtin-jənt How to pronounce noncontingent (audio) \

Definition of noncontingent

: not contingent especially : not dependent on, associated with, or conditioned by something else noncontingent debts The offer to purchase the property was noncontingent. … the property's being marketed for sale noncontingent on any rezoning or entitlement actions. — Daniel J. Sernovitz

First Known Use of noncontingent

1872, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncontingent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncontingent. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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