nona-


a combining form meaning “nine, ninth,” used in the formation of compound words: nonagon.

Nearby words

  1. non-violence,
  2. non-violent,
  3. non-volatile,
  4. non-white,
  5. nona,
  6. nonabrasive,
  7. nonabsorbable suture,
  8. nonacademic,
  9. nonacceptance,
  10. nonaccidental injury

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British Dictionary definitions for nona-

nona-

before a vowel non-

combining form

ninenonagon

Word Origin for nona-

from Latin nōnus

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Word Origin and History for nona-

nona-

before vowels non-, word-forming element from comb. form of Latin nonus "ninth" (see nones).

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