non·​im·​i·​ta·​tive ˌnän-ˈi-mə-ˌtā-tiv How to pronounce nonimitative (audio)
 especially British  -tə-tiv
: not marked by imitation : not imitative
nonimitative art

Word History

First Known Use

1875, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonimitative was in 1875

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Cite this Entry

“Nonimitative.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jun. 2023.

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