Definition of nonconsecutive in English:



  • Not in order or following continuously.

    ‘respondents were queried on two nonconsecutive days’
    • ‘To qualify for the award, individuals must have deployed for 45 consecutive days or 90 nonconsecutive days.’
    • ‘Each patient was studied on two occasions on nonconsecutive days.’
    • ‘Due to its intensity, you shouldn't do Workout 1 more than twice a week, on nonconsecutive days.’
    • ‘Participants were studied over three nonconsecutive nights in the sleep laboratory.’
    • ‘For those engaged in weight training, sprint sessions, or building their cardiovascular base, go light on nonconsecutive days three times a week.’
    • ‘The data pertain to two nonconsecutive days of intake for 4691 individuals.’
    • ‘At the end of any two workouts each week on nonconsecutive days, perform five sets of squats with either bodyweight or a very light weight for 25-50 reps.’
    • ‘As we will discuss later, the same strategy may or may not work well for neighborhood structures connecting nonconsecutive sites.’
    • ‘Respondents were queried on two nonconsecutive days.’
    • ‘Days spent in the specified group home during the study period, whether consecutive or nonconsecutive, were summed, provided that interruptions in group home placement lasted 30 days or less.’
    • ‘Over five nonconsecutive nights, 420 traps were set and left until dawn.’
    • ‘Do crunches as described in the test, working up to three sets of 15, resting for one minute between sets, on three nonconsecutive days each week.’
    • ‘I do know from the copies given to me and students that the essays are from nonconsecutive pages: 7, 31, 55, 67, 79 and 109.’
    • ‘A total of 1139 autopsy cases was investigated prospectively during the 12-month study period, and 12 nonconsecutive fatalities resulting from peptic ulcer disease were identified and included in the study.’
    • ‘The answer is Glover Cleveland was elected to two nonconsecutive terms, and thus, he was not an incumbent when he was elected the second time.’
    • ‘The medal was intended for award to those who participated in the Korean War for at least 30 consecutive days or 60 nonconsecutive days on or after June 25, 1950.’
    • ‘Repetition will build your muscles, so do modified push-ups on three nonconsecutive days a week, gradually working up to three sets of 10 reps.’
    • ‘A loyal, mainstream Republican he is the only person elected to three nonconsecutive terms as Governor of Illinois, and served one six-year term in the U.S. Senate.’
    • ‘Bull trout are slow-growing fish that mature late, spawn in nonconsecutive years, and likely have small population sizes; all these characteristics heighten their sensitivity to impacts and complicate management.’
    • ‘To determine if that phenomenon occurred throughout the Great Lakes, we examined 34 additional nonconsecutive mornings at other radars during days of known bird migration.’



/ˌnänkənˈsekyədiv/ /ˌnɑnkənˈsɛkjədɪv/