nonrenewable

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1. Resources which cannot be reused.
2. A contract, such as an insurance policy, which cannot be renewed.

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I am pretty happy with my car insurance policy, but my insurance agent just informed me that it is nonrenewable.

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The natural gas company kept advertising that they were a renewable resource. Resources such as oil and gas were nonrenewable.

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Despite some serious misgivings, the contract was nonrenewable, and thus the laborious bargaining would have to begin all over again when the time came for a new contract.

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