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nonreturnable

[non-ri-tur-nuh-buh l] /ˌnɒn rɪˈtɜr nə bəl/
adjective
1.
not returnable.
2.
(of an empty bottle or container) not returnable to a vendor for refund of a deposit.
noun
3.
something that is not eligible or acceptable for return.
Origin of nonreturnable
1900-1905
1900-05; non- + returnable
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  • non-returnable boxes to contain half a bushel or a bushel are now in use, but such boxes are too large for the better fruits.

British Dictionary definitions for non-returnable

nonreturnable

/ˌnɒnrɪˈtɜːnəbəl/
adjective
1.
denoting a container, esp a bottle, on which no returnable deposit is paid on purchase of the contents
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Word Origin and History for non-returnable
adj.

1903, from non- + returnable.

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