nonterminal

adjective
non·​ter·​mi·​nal | \ ˌnän-ˈtərm-nəl How to pronounce nonterminal (audio) , -ˈtər-mə-nᵊl \

Definition of nonterminal

: not terminal: such as
a : not leading ultimately to death : not fatal a nonterminal illness
b : not approaching or close to death : not being in the final stages of a fatal disease nonterminal patients

Other Words from nonterminal

nonterminally adjective
nonterminally ill

First Known Use of nonterminal

1880, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonterminal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonterminal. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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