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Definition of nonnative adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    nonnative

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌnɑnˈneɪt̮ɪv//
     
     
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  1. 1(of animals, plants, etc.) not existing naturally in a place but coming from somewhere else
  2. 2a nonnative speaker of a language is one who has not spoken it from the time they first learned to talk opposite native