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Syllabification: non·com·mer·cial
Pronunciation: /ˌnänkəˈmərSHl

Definition of noncommercial in English:


Not having a commercial objective; not intended to make a profit: a noncommercial radio station
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  • A real Digital Britain strategy would seek to change the law to legalise noncommercial, transformative use.
  • Microsoft also promised not to sue open source developers who distribute non-commercial implementations of Microsoft software.
  • Much like the early days of browsing, most work on the web was non-commercial.

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