Definitions

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  • adjective Not burning.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ burning

Examples

  • Land when hired is forced to bear tobacco by penning their cattle upon it; but cowpen tobacco tastes strong, and that planted in wet marshy land is called nonburning tobacco, which smoaks in the pipe like leather, unless it be of a good age.

    Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce

  • Wearing only a T-shirt, he scooped up my brother and me in the nonburning arm and ran away from the leaping flames.

    Welcome to My World

  • Wearing only a T-shirt, he scooped up my brother and me in the nonburning arm and ran away from the leaping flames.

    Welcome to My World

  • Wearing only a T-shirt, he scooped up my brother and me in the nonburning arm and ran away from the leaping flames.

    Welcome to My World

  • As I am quite sure none of the chain drugstores around here offer this product, I used tasteless and nonburning grapeseed oil, from the heathfood store, in a spray.

    In a Glass

  • As I am quite sure none of the chain drugstores around here offer this product, I used tasteless and nonburning grapeseed oil, from the heathfood store, in a spray.

    Toast:

  • As I am quite sure none of the chain drugstores around here offer this product, I used tasteless and nonburning grapeseed oil, from the heathfood store, in a spray.

    Three Ships Cocktails and Salted Almonds

  • There was no nonburning, nonmarshy area available for even an attempt at CPR.

    Trumps of Doom

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