non·​el·​e·​men·​ta·​ry ˌnän-ˌe-lə-ˈmen-tə-rē How to pronounce nonelementary (audio)
: not elementary
especially : not of or relating to an elementary school
a nonelementary teacher

Word History

First Known Use

1855, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonelementary was in 1855

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Cite this Entry

“Nonelementary.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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