nonreturnable nonreturnable


  • (adj) that may not be returned


  1. Consider the advance system, whereby a publisher pays an author a nonreturnable up-front fee for a book.
  2. As a result, the Bowie city council has recently enacted an ordinance banning the sale of nonreturnable and nondisposable containers within city limits.
  3. But just after Earth Day, the company was singled out by pollution protesters, who dumped mounds of nonreturnable bottles at its Atlanta headquarters.
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