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in·cor·po·re·al

 (ĭn′kôr-pôr′ē-əl)
adj.
1. Lacking material form or substance.
2. Law Of or relating to property or an asset that cannot be physically possessed, as a right or patent.

[Middle English incorporealle, from Latin incorporeus : in-, not; see in-1 + corporeus, consisting of a body; see corporeal.]

in′cor·po′re·al′i·ty (-ăl′ĭ-tē) n.
in′cor·po′re·al·ly adv.

incorporeal

(ˌɪnkɔːˈpɔːrɪəl)
adj
1. without material form, body, or substance
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) spiritual or metaphysical
3. (Law) law having no material existence but existing by reason of its annexation of something material, such as an easement, touchline, copyright, etc: an incorporeal hereditament.
ˌincorˈporeally adv
incorporeity, ˌincorporeˈality n

in•cor•po•re•al

(ˌɪn kɔrˈpɔr i əl, -ˈpoʊr-)

adj.
1. not corporeal or material; insubstantial.
2. having no material value but giving evidence of value, as a franchise.
[1525–35; < Latin incorpore(us) + -al1. See in-3, corporeal]
in`cor•po`re•al′i•ty, n.
in`cor•po′re•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.incorporeal - without material form or substance; "an incorporeal spirit"
unbodied - having no body
corporeal, material - having material or physical form or substance; "that which is created is of necessity corporeal and visible and tangible" - Benjamin Jowett

incorporeal

adjective
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incorporeal

[ˌɪnkɔːpɔːrɪəl] ADJ (liter) → incorpóreo

incorporeal