nonsmoker

noun non·smok·er \ ˌnän-ˈsmō-kər \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of nonsmoker

plural nonsmokers
:a person who does not smoke tobacco :a person who is not a smoker
  • Radon poisoning is the leading cause of lung cancer in nonsmokers, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.
  • —Jonathan Scholles

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First Known Use of nonsmoker

1846


NONSMOKER Defined for Kids

nonsmoker

noun non·smok·er \ (ˈ)nän-ˈsmō-kər \

Definition of nonsmoker for Students

:a person who does not smoke tobacco

Medical Dictionary

nonsmoker

noun non·smok·er \ -ˈsmō-kər \

medical Definition of nonsmoker

:a person who does not smoke tobacco

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