nonviable

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adjective non·vi·a·ble \ ˌnän-ˈvī-ə-bəl \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of nonviable

:not viable :not capable of living, growing, developing, or functioning successfully
  • nonviable cells
  • a nonviable solution
  • … states that adopted the insurance reforms into law might find their markets nonviable without the federal subsidies and mandates.
  • —Timothy Jost

First Known Use of nonviable

1871


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nonviable

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adjective non·vi·a·ble \ -ˈvī-ə-bəl \

medical Definition of nonviable

:not capable of living, growing, or developing and functioning successfully
  • nonviable embryos

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