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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