[non-eth-nik] /nɒnˈɛθ nɪk/
not of or associated with any particular background or group:
some of the best nonethnic cooking in town.
[non-eth-nik] /nɒnˈɛθ nɪk/ adjective 1. not of or associated with any particular background or group: some of the best nonethnic cooking in town.
- None too
Also, not too . Not very, as in The application arrived none too soon , or I’m afraid this secretary is not too smart , or He was here not too long ago . The first usage was first recorded in 1885; the variant dates from about 1920. Also see not all that
[non-yoo-klid-ee-uh n] /ˌnɒn yuˈklɪd i ən/ adjective 1. differing from the postulates of Euclid or based upon postulates other than those of Euclid. 1874, from non- + Euclidean. non-Euclidean (nŏn’y-klĭd’ē-ən) Relating to any of several modern geometries that are based on a set of postulates other than the set proposed by Euclid, especially one in […]
- Non-Euclidean geometry
noun 1. geometry based upon one or more postulates that differ from those of Euclid, especially from the postulate that only one line may be drawn through a given point parallel to a given line. noun 1. the branch of modern geometry in which certain axioms of Euclidean geometry are restated. It introduces fundamental changes […]