non·​unique | \ ˌnän-yu̇-ˈnēk How to pronounce nonunique (audio) \

Definition of nonunique

: lacking distinction or singularity : not unique nonunique products nonunique passwords

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nonuniqueness noun

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Recent Examples on the Web Yet — and here’s the subtlety in their work — these nonunique extensions of space-time don’t mean that Einstein’s equations go haywire beyond the horizon. Quanta Magazine, "Mathematicians Disprove Conjecture Made to Save Black Holes," 17 May 2018

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First Known Use of nonunique

1917, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nonunique was in 1917

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“Nonunique.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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