Definition of nonallergic in English:

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nonallergic

Pronunciation: /ˌnänəˈlərjik/

adjective

1Not having an allergy: get a nonallergic person to do this job
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  • For bed endotoxin, allergic subjects were more likely than nonallergic subjects to wheeze with higher endotoxin concentration.
  • Children in Finland who occupied a mold-contaminated school building suffered from asthma and/or allergy and had higher antibodies than nonallergic children.
  • Thirteen allergic subjects with asthma and six nonallergic normal subjects were recruited for the study.
1.1Not caused by an allergy: nonallergic skin rashes
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  • The only available orally active decongestant, pseudoephedrine, was not identified in any trial concerning management of nonallergic rhinitis.
  • The airway response to organic dust inhalation appears to be primarily mediated by nonallergic inflammatory mechanisms.
  • Sometimes what you think may be an allergic reaction is instead a nonallergic side effect of the drug you're taking.

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Syllabification: non·al·ler·gic

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