Dictionary.com

noncumulative

[ non-kyoo-myuh-luh-tiv, -ley-tiv ]
/ nɒnˈkyu myə lə tɪv, -ˌleɪ tɪv /
Save This Word!

adjective

of or relating to preferred stock the dividends of which are skipped and not accrued.

QUIZZES

THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?

Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?

Origin of noncumulative

First recorded in 1905–10; non- + cumulative
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
Book Your Online Tutor Now