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no-name

[ noh-neym ]
/ ˈnoʊˌneɪm /
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adjective

packaged and sold without a brand name and usually at a lower price than similar items with brand names; generic: a can of no-name dog food.

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Origin of no-name

First recorded in 1985–90
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