nongrowing

adjective
non·​grow·​ing | \ ˌnän-ˈgrō-iŋ How to pronounce nongrowing (audio) \

Definition of nongrowing

: not growing or exhibiting growth : not increasing in size or number a nongrowing population mature, nongrowing mice wood harvested from a limited nongrowing stock

First Known Use of nongrowing

1881, in the meaning defined above

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“Nongrowing.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nongrowing. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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