AskDefine | Define nonrestrictive

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nonrestrictive adj : not limiting the reference of a modified word or phrase; "the nonrestrictive clause in `I always buy his books, which have influenced me greatly,' refers to his books generally and adds an additional fact about them"

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Adjective

  1. not restrictive; not imposing restrictions

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