a.1.Not official; not having official sanction or authority; unofficial; not according to the forms or ceremony of official business; as, inofficial intelligence.
Pinckney and Marshall would not make inofficial visits to discuss official business.
- Pickering.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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