noninflammatory

adjective

non·​in·​flam·​ma·​tory ˌnän-in-ˈfla-mə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce noninflammatory (audio)
: not inflammatory
noninflammatory arthritis
His speech was noninflammatory Gail Collins

Word History

First Known Use

1850, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of noninflammatory was in 1850

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“Noninflammatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noninflammatory. Accessed 6 Dec. 2022.

Medical Definition

noninflammatory

adjective

non·​in·​flam·​ma·​to·​ry -in-ˈflam-ə-ˌtōr-ē How to pronounce noninflammatory (audio)
: not inflammatory
noninflammatory lesions

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