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nonmaterial

(ˌnɒnməˈtɪərɪəl)
adj
of or relating to abstract things such as ideas, values, or feelings, as contrasted with material things like money or possessions
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Adj.1.nonmaterial - not consisting of matter; "immaterial apparitions"; "ghosts and other immaterial entities"
insubstantial, unsubstantial, unreal - lacking material form or substance; unreal; "as insubstantial as a dream"; "an insubstantial mirage on the horizon"
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Wiltshire Council said: "We received a nonmaterial change to a previous approved planning application.
If this is so, if everything has a mental and, therefore, nonmaterial origin, then it is not very difficult to conceive of matter being a creation of the spirit.
She and other strategists and economists noted the Fed's statement reference to hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria as having only a transitory, nonmaterial impact on the economy despite the devastation they wrought.
APPROVED | |Berkeley De Veer, c/o agent, nonmaterial amendment to a previous permission for construction of 13 properties, Mill Moor Road, Meltham, Holmfirth | Paul Nielsen, Listed Building Consent for re-opening of window (within a Conservation Area) 10, Helme, Holmfirth.
Scruton calls this "man's metaphysical dimension," something that implies a nonmaterial component, but one that he does not examine in detail.
The likelihood of toxicity from such a nonmaterial substance, which acts on an energetic basis, is small if not nonexistent.
Again, there is no consensus on how to measure "consumption" because it can be expressed in many different ways: trade and barter, consumption of material goods and nonmaterial experiences etc.
Conclusion: Home accidents that place a material and nonmaterial burden to our community and affect especially children may greatly be avoided by primarily raising awareness of the families and the whole community.
Philosophic materialism is the idea that everything in existence is material or physical, and thus that nonmaterial, nonphysical things do not exist.
The Right Is Reserved As The Interest Of The City May Require, To Reject Any Or All Bids And To Waive Any Nonmaterial Informality Or Irregularity In The Bids Received.
It highlights incentives as seen in a broad perspective and in a holistic approach, including not only economic assets but also nonmaterial factors such as legitimacy support.
Since developed countries provide better material and nonmaterial benefits to skilled workers, many of them emigrate from Turkey.