non·​in·​ju·​ry | \ ˌnän-ˈinj-rē How to pronounce noninjury (audio) , -ˈin-jə- \

Definition of noninjury

1 : not involving or causing injury a noninjury traffic accident
2 : not caused by injury noninjury neck pain

Other Words from noninjury

noninjury noun
pain caused by noninjury

Examples of noninjury in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Campbell, who played 23 snaps in his return Tuesday, was listed as a noninjury absentee for Thursday’s practice. Childs Walker,, 11 Dec. 2020 Gregory would be the second Cowboys starter to miss the Chargers game for noninjury reasons. Michael Gehlken, Dallas News, 13 Sep. 2021 Running back Mark Ingram II missed his second straight day with an illness, while starting defensive tackle Brandon Williams had the day off for noninjury reasons. Jonas Shaffer,, 31 Dec. 2020 Rashod Hill returned to practice Thursday after missing Wednesday for noninjury related purposes. Mark Craig, Star Tribune, 3 Dec. 2020 Defensive back-linebacker Anthony Levine Sr., a special teams standout, was absent as well for noninjury reasons. Jonas Shaffer,, 18 Nov. 2020 Defensive end Calais Campbell and cornerback Jimmy Smith missed Wednesday’s session for noninjury reasons. Jonas Shaffer,, 5 Nov. 2020 On the Chargers’ injury report Thursday, starting left guard Forrest Lamp, right tackle Trey Pipkins and backup quarterback Easton Stick were all listed as not practicing because of noninjury reasons. Jeff Miller, Los Angeles Times, 29 Oct. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of noninjury

1922, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Noninjury.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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