[ non-skej-oold, -oold, -oo-uhld; British non-shed-yoold, -shej-oold ]
/ nɒnˈskɛdʒ uld, -ʊld, -u əld; British nɒnˈʃɛd yuld, -ˈʃɛdʒ uld /
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not scheduled; not entered on or having a schedule; unscheduled: nonscheduled activities.
(of an airline) authorized to carry passengers or freight between specified points as demand warrants, rather than on a regular schedule.
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Let’s start with some etymology: What are the origins of the typographical word “bracket”?
First appeared around 1750, and is related to the French word “braguette” for the name of codpiece armor.
First appeared in 1610, based on the French word “baguette” for the long loaf of bread.
First appeared in 1555, and is related to the French word “raquette” for a netted bat.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Words nearby nonscheduled
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British Dictionary definitions for nonscheduled
/ (nɒnˈʃɛdjuːld, esp US nɒnˈskɛdʒʊəld) /
not according to a schedule or plan; unscheduled
(of an airline) operating without published flight schedules
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