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- adj. Not redeemable.
- adj. Not able to be redeemed by being converted into e.g. gold.
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Many who are appalled at the current patent wars over mobile telecommunication devices see the patent system itself as outdated and nonredeemable.
Q: I struggle with whether there are people who are nonredeemable.
STORY LINE: Newly arrived at Terminal Island, a prison for the most nonredeemable of convicts, CARL "LUKE" LUCAS must prove his mettle in a race to the death...
Under the agreement, the government received super-voting, nonredeemable preferred stock intended to deliver ownership of 79.9% of AIG to the U.S. Treasury.
The schedule also shows our holdings of all securities issued by banks, insurance companies, finance and leasing companies and brokers and asset managers in these troubled countries, consisting of debt and nonredeemable preferred stock.