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noncommercial

/ (ˌnɒnkəˈmɜːʃəl) /
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adjective

not of, connected with, or involved in commercenoncommercial organizations

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Example sentences from the Web for noncommercial

  • As young adult fiction becomes more R-rated with each passing year, Nancy remains resolutely asexual and noncommercial.

  • It will be noted that the most important articles in this range are articles of a noncommercial type.

  • A wide range of official noncommercial or tourist exchange rates is in effect for residents of other communist countries.

    Area Handbook for Romania|Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
  • Noncommercial — You may not use this work for commercial purposes.

    Makers|Cory Doctorow
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