nondurability

nondurable

[non-door-uh-buhl, -dyoor-]
adjective
1.
not resistant to wear, decay, etc.; not sturdy: nondurable fabrics.
2.
not lasting or enduring; consumable or perishable.
noun
3.
nondurables, goods that are used up quickly or purchased frequently, as food and apparel.
Compare durable goods.


Origin:
non- + durable

nondurability, nondurableness, noun
nondurably, adverb
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