non·​sen·​si·​tive ˌnän-ˈsen(t)-sə-tiv How to pronounce nonsensitive (audio)
: not sensitive: such as
: not requiring special protection
oil production on nonsensitive public land
: not involving or related to matters requiring special care or secrecy
nonsensitive data
works in a nonsensitive administrative position

Examples of nonsensitive in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web These new issuing services are also reducing risks for payment fraud with tools such as secure tokenization, which is the process of substituting sensitive data with a nonsensitive equivalent. Kamran Zaki, Forbes, 27 Dec. 2022 Thompson said Monday that the bulk of the nonsensitive material compiled by the panel would be made public before the end of the year. Staff Writer follow, Los Angeles Times, 22 Dec. 2022 Most neurodegenerative diseases—such as Parkinson’s or Alzheimer’s—have highly subjective, nonsensitive examination and diagnosis of symptoms, hindering timely diagnosis, drug development, and precision care. WIRED, 8 Oct. 2022 Tokenization is the process of exchanging sensitive data for nonsensitive placeholders called tokens. Jeffrey Rudd, Forbes, 25 Mar. 2022 For those nonsensitive types who are looking for something a little more zingy, there are solid options containing baking soda. Chioma Nnadi, Vogue, 27 Dec. 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1836, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonsensitive was in 1836

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Cite this Entry

“Nonsensitive.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

Medical Definition


non·​sen·​si·​tive -ˈsen(t)-sət-iv How to pronounce nonsensitive (audio)
: not sensitive
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