Definition of non-consumption in English:

non-consumption

Pronunciation /ˌnɒnkənˈsʌm(p)ʃn/

noun

  • Refusal or failure to consume certain articles of food.

    In U.S. History, connected with the non-importation of goods from Great Britain in the 18th cent.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in John Adams. From non- + consumption.