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nonmechanical

(ˌnɒnmɪˈkænɪkəl)
adj
(Mechanical Engineering) not involving the use of machines or physical forces
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nonmechanical - not mechanical
mechanical - using (or as if using) mechanisms or tools or devices; "a mechanical process"; "his smile was very mechanical"; "a mechanical toy"
2.nonmechanical - (of a person) lacking mechanical skills
maladroit - not adroit; "a maladroit movement of his hand caused the car to swerve"; "a maladroit translation"; "maladroit propaganda"
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Natural ventilation is defined as the transport of fresh air to conditioned spaces through nonmechanical means.
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However, the nonmechanical equipment segment is expected to grow at the highest CAGR in the forecast period.
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These bionic prosthetics provide relatively easy mobility for amputees, as they include computerized motors to simulate walking without the added effort necessary when using nonmechanical prosthetics.
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