not subject to rapid deterioration or decay: A supply of nonperishable food was kept for emergencies.
Usually, nonperishables. articles or items, especially of food, not subject to rapid spoilage.

1920–25; non- + perishable Unabridged
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Carry nonperishable food, extra water and blankets in case you are stranded.
Always carry blankets, a supply of nonperishable food and several gallons of
  water, along with flashlights and a first-aid kit.
Have an evacuation or survival kit ready with nonperishable food, water, a
  first aid kit and other things you'll need.
Stack plastic cups and any nonperishable food items such as canned soups and
  boxes of cereal in another cardboard box.
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