[non-ste-roid-l, -sti-] /ˌnɒn stɛˈrɔɪd l, -stɪ-/ Pharmacology
of or relating to a substance that is not a steroid but has certain similar physiological effects.
any such substance, especially a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, as ibuprofen.
nonsteroidal non·ste·roi·dal (nŏn’stĭ-roid’l, -stě-) or non·ster·oid (nŏn-stēr’oid, -stěr’-)
Not being or containing a steroid. n.
A drug or other substance not containing a steroid.
[non-stik] /ˈnɒnˌstɪk/ adjective 1. having or providing a finish designed to prevent food from during cooking or baking: a nonstick saucepan; a nonstick cooking spray. /ˈnɒnˈstɪk/ adjective 1. (of saucepans, frying pans, etc) coated with a substance such as polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) that prevents food sticking to them
[stik-ee] /ˈstɪk i/ adjective, stickier, stickiest. 1. having the property of adhering, as glue; adhesive. 2. covered with adhesive or viscid matter: sticky hands. 3. (of the weather or climate) hot and humid: It was an unbearably sticky day. 4. requiring careful treatment; awkwardly difficult: a rather sticky diplomatic problem; Breaking the news is going […]
/nɒnˌstɔɪkɪəˈmɛtrɪk/ adjective 1. (chem) (of a solid compound) having a composition in which the ratio of the atoms present is not a simple integer
[adjective, adverb non-stop; noun non-stop] /adjective, adverb ˈnɒnˈstɒp; noun ˈnɒnˌstɒp/ adjective 1. being without a single en route: a nonstop bus; a nonstop flight from New York to Paris. 2. happening, done, or held without a or pause or without offering relief or respite: The ambassador faced a nonstop schedule of meetings and interviews during […]