nonperishable


nonperishable
nonperishable
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  • nonperishable — index indelible, indestructible Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • nonperishable — (ˈ) ̷ ̷+ adjective Etymology: non (I) + perishable : processed or packaged to withstand prolonged storage used especially of foods; distinguished from fresh nonperishable staples * * * /non per i sheuh beuhl/, adj. 1. not subject to rapid… …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonperishable — /non per i sheuh beuhl/, adj. 1. not subject to rapid deterioration or decay: A supply of nonperishable food was kept for emergencies. n. 2. Usually, nonperishables. articles or items, esp. of food, not subject to rapid spoilage. [1920 25; NON +… …   Universalium

  • nonperishable — 1. adjective Not perishable. 2. noun That which does not perish, especially a foodstuff …   Wiktionary

  • nonperishable — Synonyms and related words: deathless, immortal, imperishable, impregnable, incorruptible, indelible, indestructible, ineffaceable, ineradicable, inexpugnable, inextinguishable, invincible, invulnerable, quenchless, undampable, undestroyable,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • nonperishable — adj. not perishable, not likely to spoil …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nonperishable — non·perishable …   English syllables

  • nonperishable — non•per′ish•a•ble adj. n …   From formal English to slang

  • dead freight — noun 1. : the amount paid by or recoverable from a charterer of a ship for such part of the ship s capacity as he has contracted for but fails to occupy; also : the unoccupied space in such a ship 2. : bulky nonperishable freight * * * Com. 1. an …   Useful english dictionary

  • Powdered milk — is a manufactured dairy product made by evaporating milk to dryness. One purpose of drying milk is to preserve it; milk powder has a far longer shelf life than liquid milk and does not need to be refrigerated, due to its low moisture content.… …   Wikipedia