nonexpendable

adjective
non·​ex·​pend·​able | \ ˌnän-ik-ˈspen-də-bəl How to pronounce nonexpendable (audio) \

Definition of nonexpendable

: not expendable: such as
a : not able to be easily replaced nonexpendable personnel
b : not normally used up or consumed in service nonexpendable equipment/supplies

First Known Use of nonexpendable

1873, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonexpendable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonexpendable. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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