Definition of non-elastic in US English:

non-elastic

adjective

  • Not elastic, lacking in elasticity, inelastic. Also figurative: inflexible, fixed on a purpose.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From non- + elastic.

Pronunciation

non-elastic

/ˌnɒnɪˈlastɪk/