nonretractile

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adjective non·re·trac·tile \ ˌnän-ri-ˈtrak-tᵊl , -ˌtī(-ə)l \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of nonretractile

:not capable of being drawn back or in :not retractile
  • nonretractile claws

First Known Use of nonretractile

1827


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