nonelection

adjective
non·​elec·​tion | \ˌnän-i-ˈlek-shən \

Definition of nonelection 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: not of or relating to an election a nonelection year nonelection news

nonelection

noun

Definition of nonelection (Entry 2 of 2)

: a failure or refusal to elect someone or something … the appointment of a custodian when shareholder deadlock has resulted in nonelection of successors to directors …— Robert Charles Clark

First Known Use of nonelection

Adjective

1896, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1629, in the meaning defined above

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