Meaning of “non-” in the English Dictionary

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"non-" in British English

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non-prefix

uk /nɒn-/ us /nɑːn-/

(Definition of “non-” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"non-" in American English

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non-prefix

us /nɑn/

used to add the meaning "not" to adjectives and nouns:

nonexistent
nonflammable
nonpartisan

(Definition of “non-” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)