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non·neg·a·tive

 (nŏn-nĕg′ə-tĭv)
adj.
Of, relating to, or being a quantity that is either positive or zero.
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nonnegative

(ˌnɒnˈnɛɡətɪv)
adj
(Mathematics) maths either positive or equal to zero
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Adj.1.nonnegative - either positive or zero
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
plus - on the positive side or higher end of a scale; "a plus value"; "temperature of plus 5 degrees"; "a grade of C plus"
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