# nonic

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## English[edit]

### Etymology 1[edit]

From the Latin *nōnus* (“ninth”) + *-ic*.

#### Adjective[edit]

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**nonic** (*not comparable*)

- (mathematics) Describing a polynomial that has 9 as the highest exponent of its terms.
- (algebraic geometry) Describing a curve the equation of which is nonic.

### Etymology 2[edit]

From *nonik* (c. 1918; patented 1913),^{[1]}^{[2]} trade name for *no-nick*, by the Nonik Glassware Company.

#### Alternative forms[edit]

- no-nick

#### Adjective[edit]

**nonic** (*not comparable*)

- Describing a type of beer glass used in British public houses; in the form of a truncated cone with a bulge around outside, just below the rim.
*a 20-ounce***nonic**glass