nontransferable

adjective non·trans·fer·able \ ˌnän-tran(t)s-ˈfər-ə-bəl \
variants: or less commonly nontransferrable
|Updated on: 28 Jun 2018

Definition of nontransferable

: not capable of being transferred : not transferable
  • a nontransferable license
  • The tickets are nontransferable.

nontransferability

play \ˌnän-(ˌ)tran(t)s-ˌfər-ə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
    • … the nontransferability of such rights from one owner to another.
    • —Paul Bartels

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1838

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