non·​in·​volve·​ment | \ˌnän-in-ˈvälv-mənt, -ˈvȯlv- also -ˈväv-, -ˈvȯv-\

Definition of noninvolvement 

: absence of involvement or emotional attachment

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noninvolved \ ˌnän-​in-​ˈvä(l)vd , -​ˈvȯ(l)vd \ adjective

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Perhaps most worrisome, tan is most often the term of art, not suntan, as if to emphasize the noninvolvement of sun. Alison Rose, Town & Country, "Hot Pursuit," 16 Dec. 2012

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First Known Use of noninvolvement

1936, in the meaning defined above

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