nonsignificant

adjective
non·​sig·​nif·​i·​cant | \ ˌnän-sig-ˈni-fi-kənt How to pronounce nonsignificant (audio) \

Definition of nonsignificant

: not significant: such as
c : having or yielding a value lying within limits between which variation is attributed to chance a nonsignificant statistical test

Other Words from nonsignificant

nonsignificantly adverb

First Known Use of nonsignificant

1603, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonsignificant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonsignificant. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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