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nontarget

[ non-tahr-git ]
/ nɒnˈtɑr gɪt /
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adjective
not being the subject or goal of a particular action, program, maneuver, or the like; not designated for use, observation, attack, etc.
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Origin of nontarget

First recorded in 1940–45; non- + target

OTHER WORDS FROM nontarget

non·tar·get·a·ble, adjective
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