non·​con·​vert·​ible | \ ˌnän-kən-ˈvər-tə-bəl How to pronounce nonconvertible (audio) \

Definition of nonconvertible

: not convertible: such as
a : not able to be exchanged for a specified equivalent nonconvertible currencies
b : not having a top that may be lowered or removed a nonconvertible car

Examples of nonconvertible in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web His shop sold South African wine to local customers in exchange for nonconvertible New Zim dollars. Craig Richardson, National Review, 10 Dec. 2020 Meanwhile, Seagate, which helped assemble the Bain consortium, will contribute as much as $1.25 billion in the form of nonconvertible preferred securities, the person said. Dana Cimilluca, WSJ, 20 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of nonconvertible

1812, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonconvertible.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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