nondelinquent

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adjective non·de·lin·quent \ˌnän-di-ˈliŋ-kwənt, -ˈlin-\

Definition of nondelinquent

  1. :  not delinquent: such asa :  not being overdue in payment nondelinquent accounts nondelinquent taxpayersb :  not of, relating to, or characteristic of delinquents nondelinquent behavior

nondelinquent

noun … juvenile delinquents are far more likely than nondelinquents to become adult offenders … — Criminal Careers and “Career Criminals”

First Known Use of nondelinquent

1873


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