Nonmetal Definition

nŏn-mĕtl
noun
Any of those elements lacking the characteristics of a metal; specif., any of the electronegative elements (e.g., oxygen, carbon, nitrogen, fluorine, phosphorus, sulfur) whose oxides form acids and stable compounds with hydrogen.
Webster's New World
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Noun

Singular:
nonmetal
Plural:
nonmetals

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