noneconomic

adjective
non·​eco·​nom·​ic | \ ˌnän-ˌe-kə-ˈnä-mik How to pronounce noneconomic (audio) , -ˌē-kə- \

Definition of noneconomic

: not economic especially : having no economic importance or implication

Examples of noneconomic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Feinberg came up with a compensation formula based on three factors: noneconomic value, dependent value, and economic value. Cass R. Sunstein, The New York Review of Books, 10 June 2021 Feinberg came up with a compensation formula based on three factors: noneconomic value, dependent value, and economic value. Cass R. Sunstein, The New York Review of Books, 10 June 2021 Feinberg came up with a compensation formula based on three factors: noneconomic value, dependent value, and economic value. Cass R. Sunstein, The New York Review of Books, 10 June 2021 However, noneconomic factors like childcare challenges, job burnout and concerns about the virus still may keep some people out of the workforce. Phillip Molnar, San Diego Union-Tribune, 27 Aug. 2021 This ideology subsumed and profaned notions about progress and morality held by the classical economists, until eventually the field even lacked words for noneconomic considerations, let alone ends. Mary L. Trump, The New Republic, 12 Aug. 2021 This ideology subsumed and profaned notions about progress and morality held by the classical economists, until eventually the field even lacked words for noneconomic considerations, let alone ends. Mary L. Trump, The New Republic, 12 Aug. 2021 This ideology subsumed and profaned notions about progress and morality held by the classical economists, until eventually the field even lacked words for noneconomic considerations, let alone ends. Mary L. Trump, The New Republic, 12 Aug. 2021 His whistleblower suit filed Monday seeks $3.5 million in economic damages for the loss of his unique teaching job and at least $500,000 in noneconomic damages for emotional distress and the harm to his professional reputation. oregonlive, 12 July 2021

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First Known Use of noneconomic

1856, in the meaning defined above

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25 Oct 2021

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“Noneconomic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noneconomic. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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