- not effective.
- not fit for duty or active service, as a soldier or sailor.
- a noneffective person.
Origin of noneffective
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Examples from the Web for noneffective
The noneffective charge, which is now a heavy part of our public burdens, can hardly be said to have existed.The History of England from the Accession of James II.
Thomas Babington Macaulay
- not effective
- unfit for or incapable of active military service
- military a noneffective person