non·​tid·​al | \ ˌnän-ˈtī-dᵊl How to pronounce nontidal (audio) \

Definition of nontidal

: not relating to, caused by, or having tides : not tidal a nontidal body of water a nontidal current

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Other Words from nontidal

nontidally adverb

Examples of nontidal in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Outdoors Record muskie caughtin upper Potomac River The Maryland Department of Natural Resources confirmed that a Washington County woman has set a muskellunge (muskie) nontidal state fishing record., "Digest (May 10): Motion-trained Dancing Rags leads 31 nominated for Black-Eyed Susan at Pimlico," 11 May 2017

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First Known Use of nontidal

1843, in the meaning defined above

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“Nontidal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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