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Non

[Latin, Not.] A common prefix used to indicate negation.

For example, the term non sequitur means "it does not follow."

NON. Not. When prefixed to other words, it is used as a negative as non access, non assumpsit.

References in classic literature ?
Non, non, non, mon cher ami,” returned the Frenchman in a suppressed voice, but speaking rapidly, and gesticulating with his right hand, as if for mercy, while with his left he concealed his eyes.
Nay, Seneca adds niceness and satiety: Cogita quamdiu eadem feceris; mori velle, non tantum fortis aut miser, sed etiam fastidiosus potest.
De non apparentibus, et non existentibus eadem est ratio