nonobscene

adjective
non·​ob·​scene | \ ˌnän-äb-ˈsēn How to pronounce nonobscene (audio) , -əb- \

Definition of nonobscene

: not obscene nonobscene books nonobscene language

First Known Use of nonobscene

1906, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonobscene.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonobscene. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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