nonrenewal

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noun non·re·new·al \ ˌnän-ri-ˈnü-əl , -ˈnyü- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of nonrenewal

plural nonrenewals
:lack of renewal :a failure or refusal to renew something or someone
  • a notice of nonrenewal
  • the nonrenewal of a contract
  • The age and employment status of the insured are often listed as reasons for possible nonrenewal.
  • —Harriet E. Jones et al.

First Known Use of nonrenewal

1741


Law Dictionary

nonrenewal

noun non·re·new·al \ ˌnän-ri-ˈnü-əl, -ˈnyü- \

legal Definition of nonrenewal

:failure to renew

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