unindexed

adjective

un·​in·​dexed ˌən-ˈin-ˌdekst How to pronounce unindexed (audio)
: not indexed: such as
a
: not provided with or included in an index
an unindexed book
unindexed data
b
: not tied to an index : not regulated by indexation
an unindexed pension/loan

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Depreciation allowances against taxes also take years to become full—and these took even longer in the 1970s, because the depreciation schedules were unindexed for inflation. Brian Domitrovic, Forbes, 9 Oct. 2022 For $40 to $200, a full package of an American’s personal data—from credit and criminal history to bank account numbers—can be purchased on the unindexed internet, according to Armor research. John Detrixhe, Quartz, 30 July 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

1832, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unindexed was in 1832

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Cite this Entry

“Unindexed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unindexed. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

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