nonyellowing

adjective

non·​yel·​low·​ing ˌnän-ˈye-lə-wiŋ How to pronounce nonyellowing (audio)
: not becoming yellow or causing something to become yellow
a nonyellowing polyurethane varnish/resin

Word History

First Known Use

1914, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonyellowing was in 1914

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“Nonyellowing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonyellowing. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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