nonvolatile

adjective non·vol·a·tile \ ˌnän-ˈvä-lə-tᵊl \

Definition of nonvolatile

: not volatile: such as
a : not vaporizing readily
  • a nonvolatile solvent
b of a computer memory : retaining data when power is shut off

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1844

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nonvolatile

adjective non·vol·a·tile \ -ˈväl-ət-ᵊl, esp British -ə-ˌtīl \

medical Definition of nonvolatile

: not volatile

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