Definition of nondelivery in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌnändəˈlivərē/


chiefly Law
Failure to provide or deliver goods.
Example sentences
  • The defendants had made a bad bargain but the contract was held to be valid and the plaintiff's claim for non-delivery upheld.
  • Additionally, he can claim damages for non-delivery.
  • Only if the seller fails to present complying documents by the conclusion of the contract may the buyer treat himself as discharged from further performance and claim damages for non-delivery.

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Syllabification: non·de·liv·er·y

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