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non·lit·er·ate

 (nŏn-lĭt′ər-ĭt)
adj.
Having no written language; preliterate.

non·lit′er·ate n.

nonliterate

(ˌnɒnˈlɪtərɪt)
adj
not able to read and write

non•lit•er•ate

(nɒnˈlɪt ər ɪt)

adj.
preliterate.
[1945–50]
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Adj.1.nonliterate - used of a society that has not developed writing
noncivilised, noncivilized - not having a high state of culture and social development