nonmathematician

noun
non·​math·​e·​ma·​ti·​cian | \ ˌnän-ˌmath-mə-ˈti-shən How to pronounce nonmathematician (audio) , -ˌma-thə-\
plural nonmathematicians

Definition of nonmathematician

: a person who is not a mathematician a text understandable to the nonmathematician … having read my way through … books written by physicists for nonmathematicians like me …— Lewis Thomas

First Known Use of nonmathematician

1879, in the meaning defined above

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