nonfinite

adjective
non·​fi·​nite | \ ˌnän-ˈfī-ˌnīt How to pronounce nonfinite (audio) \

Definition of nonfinite

: not finite nonfinite clauses nonfinite commodities

First Known Use of nonfinite

1835, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonfinite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonfinite. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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