Definition of non-contact in US English:

non-contact

noun

  • The state or condition of making no contact; an instance of this.

adjective

  • 1That does not involve (especially physical) contact; of, relating to, or designating a state or condition in which no contact is made.

  • 2Specifically. Designating sport, or an individual sport, in which no physical contact between opponents is allowed. Frequently in "non-contact sport(s)".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Scientific American. From non- + contact.

Pronunciation

non-contact

/nɒnˈkɒntakt/