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nonperishable

[ non-per-i-shuh-buhl ]
/ nɒnˈpɛr ɪ ʃə bəl /
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adjective

not subject to rapid deterioration or decay: A supply of nonperishable food was kept for emergencies.

noun

Usually nonperishables. articles or items, especially of food, not subject to rapid spoilage.

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Origin of nonperishable

First recorded in 1920–25; non- + perishable
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