non·​tar·​iff | \ ˌnän-ˈter-əf How to pronounce nontariff (audio) , -ˈta-rəf \

Definition of nontariff

: not involving or including tariffs nontariff trade barriers nontariff measures

Examples of nontariff in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This effect of raising prices on consumers is common to most nontariff barriers, which seek to penalize imports through measures other than tariffs or duties. Timothy Puko, WSJ, "U.S. Looks to Protect Domestic Car Makers From Foreign Competition," 6 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of nontariff

1869, in the meaning defined above

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“Nontariff.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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