nonterminal

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adjective non·ter·mi·nal \ ˌnän-ˈtərm-nəl , -ˈtər-mə-nᵊl \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

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

nonterminally

adjective
    • nonterminally ill

First Known Use of nonterminal

1880


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