Definitions

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  • adj. Not of or pertaining to a reserve.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ reserve

Examples

  • The preview of the sale - called a nonreserve auction because there was no presale estimate of the prices of individual objects - is expected to attract more than 1,000 visitors and, ultimately, many hundreds of bidders.

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  • They have no value but can be exchanged for subsidized loans to nonreserve currency countries.

    The G-20's Funny Money

  • Also the impact of rising debt-to-capital ratios from an impairment can affect a company's ability to further borrow or could trigger covenants on nonreserve based credit lines.

    Impairments and the Energy Sector

  • It also suggests you’ll pay more for this wine than its nonreserve relation.

    The Art and Craft of Entertaining

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