nonrecurring

adjective
non·​re·​cur·​ring | \ ˌnän-ri-ˈkər-iŋ How to pronounce nonrecurring (audio) , -ˈkə-riŋ \

Definition of nonrecurring

: nonrecurrent specifically : unlikely to happen again used of financial transactions that affect a profit and loss statement abnormally

Examples of nonrecurring in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Per-share earnings were $1.45 after excluding nonrecurring items, which was far short of the $2.04 Wall Street was looking for, according to a poll by Zacks Investment Research. chicagotribune.com, 23 Oct. 2019 Now, CHS is asking the Florida Legislature to invest a $2.5 million nonrecurring appropriation to expand implementation and evaluation of CaseAIM. Michael J. Shaver, OrlandoSentinel.com, 28 Apr. 2017

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First Known Use of nonrecurring

circa 1864, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonrecurring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonrecurring. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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