nondefence

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nondefence

(ˌnɒnˈdiːfɛns) or

nondefense

adj
not relating to defence, esp military defence
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Nondefense capital goods orders excluding aircraft slipped 0.
Cuts to defense and nondefense R&D will total an estimated $9.
0 percent reduction in non-exempt nondefense discretionary funding.
5) Noting the rarity of such a nondefense decision, Holder explained
The cuts would affect nondefense discretionary programs--such as health and education programs--that have already been cut by 10 percent, and some of which have been cut by as much as 50 percent.
Third, defense spending is not exempt and, in fact, carries a greater burden in cuts than nondefense spending.
However, proponents of starve the beast argue that low federal revenues might be able to limit the growth of certain components of the budget, such as nondefense discretionary spending.
July June All Durables Industries 207,584 218,163 216,650 Primary metals 22,062 24,163 23,734 Fabricated metal products 28,002 28,241 28,041 Machinery 30,580 32,740 31,553 Construction mach'y 2,561 3,153 2,645 Mining mach'y 1,907 1,970 1,990 Industrial mach'y 2,801 3,395 2,841 Photographic eqpt 538 596 501 Vent, refrigeration 4,486 5,286 5,026 Metalworking mach'y 2,557 2,572 2,531 Turbines, power transm 3,484 3,601 4,491 Material handling eqpt 2,695 2,602 2,370 Computers & Electronics 27,639 27,099 28,372 Computers 3,002 2,886 3,443 Nondefense comm.
4 percent, even as he goosed nondefense spending by a robust 13.
Shipments of nondefense capital goods, led by surging purchases of computing equipment, continued to grow rapidly in the second quarter.
We need to concentrate on the nondefense, high-tech market," says the forward-looking entrepreneur.