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nonbinary

or non-bi·na·ry

[ non-bahy-nuh-ree, ‐nur-ee ]
/ nɒnˈbaɪ nə ri, ‐nɜr i /
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adjective
not consisting of, indicating, or involving two.
Mathematics. noting or relating to a system of numerical notation that does not have a base of 2: The decimal system is nonbinary.
noting or relating to a gender identity that does not fit into the binary male/female division. Abbreviation: NB
relating to, intended for, or common to any gender; gender-neutral: nonbinary pronouns, first names, and honorifics.
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Origin of nonbinary

First recorded in 1940–45; non- + binary
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