nondepartmental

adjective non·de·part·men·tal \ ˌnän-di-ˌpärt-ˈmen-tᵊl , -ˌdē- \

Definition of nondepartmental

: not of or relating to a department : not departmental
  • nondepartmental meetings
  • The regulations also ban officers from using NYPD equipment for nondepartmental purposes …
  • —Jonathan Lemire and Veronika Belenkaya

First Known Use of nondepartmental

1870

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