From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nonjuring \Non*ju"ring\, a. [F. jurer to swear, or L. jurare,
   jurari, to swear, fr. L. jus, juris, right, law, justice. See
   Not swearing allegiance; -- applied to the party in Great
   Britain that would not swear allegiance to William and Mary,
   or their successors.
   [1913 Webster]
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