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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.
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.
incorporeity, ˌincorporeˈality n
in•cor•po•re•al(ˌɪn kɔrˈpɔr i əl, -ˈpoʊr-)
1. not corporeal or material; insubstantial.
2. having no material value but giving evidence of value, as a franchise.
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|Adj.||1.||incorporeal - without material form or substance; "an incorporeal spirit"|
unbodied - having no body