non·​ex·​ploit·​ative ˌnän-ik-ˈsplȯi-tə-tiv How to pronounce nonexploitative (audio)
: not exploitative
especially : not tending to take unfair advantage of another person or group
… a process that would be interactive and respectful, collaborative and nonexploitative. Margaret Himley

Examples of nonexploitative in a Sentence

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Word History

First Known Use

1901, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nonexploitative was in 1901

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“Nonexploitative.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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