non·​elec·​tron·​ic | \ ˌnän-i-ˌlek-ˈträ-nik How to pronounce nonelectronic (audio) \

Definition of nonelectronic

: not electronic nonelectronic devices/messages

Examples of nonelectronic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Discord can also be useful for nonelectronic games; a friend in Brooklyn is using Discord to play pen-and-paper Dungeons & Dragons now that her regular group cannot convene in person. Seth Schiesel, New York Times, "For the Uninitiated and Bored, an Introduction to the World of Gaming," 1 Apr. 2020 For kids, there are nonelectronic interactive opportunities, such as a please-touch sign hanging below a table full of old kitchen gadgets, including egg beaters, sausage grinders and meringue cutters. Laura Randall, Washington Post, "If you need an alternative to French Quarter cocktails and food, try this museum," 3 July 2019

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First Known Use of nonelectronic

1937, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonelectronic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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