nonuse

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noun non·use \ˌnän-ˈyüs\

Definition of nonuse

  1. 1 :  failure to use nonuse of available material

  2. 2 :  the fact or condition of not being used

1542

First Known Use of nonuse

1542


Law Dictionary

nonuse

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noun non·use \ˌnän-ˈyüs\

Legal Definition of nonuse

  1. 1 :  failure to use nonuse of land

  2. 2 :  the fact or condition of not being used


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