Definitions

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  • adj. Not automatic.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ automatic

Examples

  • Earlier this year, Argentina and Brazil slapped nonautomatic import licenses on a range of goods exchanged between the two nations that had industrialists on both sides of their common border howling in protest.

    South American Trade Group Raises Import Tariffs

  • The Interior Ministry licenses nonautomatic weapons that can be carried across borders between Pakistan's states.

    For Middle-Class Pakistanis, a Gun Is a Must-Have Accessory

  • I looked back at the rear seat, where Fish's two skeet guns -- a Winchester 21 and a Savage Fox B, both nonautomatic tributes to a simpler era which Taylor and his skeet squad seemed intent on recreating -- lay in their canvas carrying cases, next to four boxes of red and gold No. 9 Remington shells.

    The Mozart Code

  • As one of the most proven coaches from the nonautomatic qualifier BCS programs, if Fedora told Kansas yes, Zenger would shake his hand and they would get to work.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • The BCS rates nonautomatic qualifying leagues using three criteria that measure the strength of its best teams and the league as a whole.

    statesman.com - Highschool

  • No team from a nonautomatic qualifying conference has ever been ranked this high initially.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Next question: Does Boise State have a chance to finish first or second and become the first school from a nonautomatic qualifying conference to play in the BCS national championship game?

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Here are some of the other nonautomatic tax credits and deductions you should be aware of as you start preparing for 2009 taxes.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Each will get to play in a BCS bowl: Cincinnati is the Big East champ; TCU, champion of the Mountain West, gets a bid awarded to a nonautomatic qualifying conference that meets certain criteria; and Boise State, winner of the Western Athletic Conference, gets an at-large bid.

    CourierPostOnline.com - News

  • As the highest-ranked team from a nonautomatic qualifying conference, the Horned Frogs are guaranteed what the BCS likes to call "access" to a spot in one of its five big games.

    Fore, right!

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