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adjective     non-renewable pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    non-renewable types of energy exist in limited amounts, and when these are all used there will be none left

    Should we continue to consume vast quantities of non-renewable fossil fuels?

  2. 2
    a non-renewable contract is one that cannot be made longer

    This will be a fixed-term, non-renewable appointment for three years.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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