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nonstructural

(ˌnɒnˈstrʌktʃərəl)
adj
(esp of a building) not forming part of a given structure, not structural
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Adj.1.nonstructural - not structural
nonfunctional - not having or performing a function
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It is also important to know whether and for how long local seismic code provisions have addressed nonstructural building components.
Treatments consisted in a steam-flaked corn-based finishing diets containing 51% higher fiber (HF) vs 64% lower fiber (LF) nonstructural carbohydrates (Table 1).
Phylogenetic analysis of viral protein 60 (VP60) capsid (n = 47) and nonstructural (n = 44) and VP60 capsid (n = 47) genes of RHDV strains from Australia and reference sequences.
FEMA 577, Making Hospitals safe from earthquakes, and I attended a training in Portland for FEMA 74, Earthquake Hazard mitigation for nonstructural elements.
Diagnosis of persistent aphthovirus infection and its differentiation from vaccination response in cattle by use of enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot analysis with bioengineered nonstructural viral antigens.
We found vesper sparrows to be moderately susceptible to WNV, developing viremia considered sufficient to transmit WNV to feeding mosquitoes, but the majority of birds were capable of surviving infection and developing a humoral immune response to the WNV nonstructural 1 and envelope proteins.
FLASH, FEMA, and Earthquake Country Alliance (ECA) developed the program that includes comprehensive earthquake vulnerability assessments and nonstructural and building retrofit information to protect lives and to help avoid post-earthquake business interruption.
During its meetings, the technical working group said there was a need for structural interventions such as floodcontrol projects and nonstructural interventions that include reforestation, mangrove rehabilitation, and sustainable watershed management.
Objective: To study the effects of hepatitis C virus gene nonstructural protein 2 on the expressions of Bcl-2 and Bax in liver hepatocellular cells.
Structural boards (softwood plywood and oriented strand board--OSB) are expected to see faster demand growth through 2017 than nonstructural boards.