nonexpendable

adjective non·ex·pend·able \ ˌnän-ik-ˈspen-də-bəl \

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

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