nonparticipating

adjective non·par·tic·i·pat·ing \ ˌnän-pär-ˈti-sə-ˌpā-tiŋ , -pər- \

Definition of nonparticipating

: not taking part in something : not participating
  • … students who participated … had greater academic gains and better attendance than their nonparticipating peers …
  • —Deidre Williams
  • … to discourage them from referring patients to nonparticipating providers …
  • —Kristen Consillio

First Known Use of nonparticipating

1859

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nonparticipating

adjective non·par·tic·i·pat·ing \ ˌnän-pär-ˈti-sə-ˌpā-tiŋ \

legal Definition of nonparticipating

: not participating; specifically : not participating or not giving the right to participate in surplus or profit

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