nonphysical


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nonphysical

(ˌnɒnˈfɪzɪkəl)
adj
1. not of or relating to the body or nature
2. not sexual; platonic: intimate nonphysical friendships.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nonphysical - lacking substance or reality; incapable of being touched or seen; "that intangible thing--the soul"
nonmaterial, immaterial - not consisting of matter; "immaterial apparitions"; "ghosts and other immaterial entities"

nonphysical

adjective
References in classic literature ?
There is no reason--so Watson argues--to suppose that their knowledge IS anything beyond the habits shown in this behaviour: the inference that other people have something nonphysical called "mind" or "thought" is therefore unwarranted.
From the beginning, mainstream science was never meant to study or investigate nonphysical or spiritual phenomena.
Physical, humiliating or degrading acts, according to the bill, are forms of punishment or discipline in which "physical force is used and intended to cause pain or discomfort or any nonphysical act" that causes children to feel belittled, denigrated, threatened, or ridiculed.
Around P1.13 billion will be spent for nonphysical investments.
Nearly six in every 10 men (57 per cent) who had experienced partner abuse during the year said they had suffered nonphysical assaults.
To determine where citizens can feel most protected against life's hazards, including nonphysical forms of danger, analysts compared more than 180 U.S.
A study published in November in the International Journal of Public Health looked at the psychological effects of nonphysical sexual harassment on high school students and found that boys and girls are equally exposed to unpleasant or offensive harassment.
The authors cover the negligence principle, the duty requirement as it pertains to both physical injuries and nonphysical harm, factual causation, and a variety of other related subjects.
From careful analysis of the antenna far field impulse response, it is noticed that the early time response of the antenna contributes nonphysical complex poles with low energies.
Hispanics place slightly more emphasis on the non-physical aspects of well-being than the general population, but balance of the physical and nonphysical is still a key factor.
Patients should be driving and back to nonphysical jobs in less than 1 week.