without fat or fat solids; having the fat solids removed, as skim milk: nonfat milk.

Origin of nonfat

First recorded in 1965–70; non- + fat Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of non-fat

Word Origin and History for non-fat

also nonfat, 1945, from non- + fat.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

non-fat in Medicine




Lacking fat solids or having the fat content removed.
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