Definition of "non-poisonous" [non-poisonous]

  • Not producing poison (adjective)
  • Safe to eat (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "non-poisonous" in a sentence
  • "The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service wants to ban the importation and interstate transportation of nine types of non-poisonous pythons, boas and anacondas, which can grow as thick as telephone poles and up to 25 feet long."
  • "The latter would be some non-poisonous snake, although it would be hard to figure out with just the skull."
  • "I like lizards, so long as they're non-poisonous and out in the yard."