nonmoving

adjective
non·​mov·​ing | \ ˌnän-ˈmü-viŋ How to pronounce nonmoving (audio) \

Definition of nonmoving

1 : not moving : stationary photographing a nonmoving subject
2 : involving a motor vehicle that is not in motion a nonmoving traffic violation

First Known Use of nonmoving

1859, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Nonmoving.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonmoving. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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