non-lexical

adjective
non-lex·​i·​cal | \ ˌnän-ˈlek-si-kəl How to pronounce non-lexical (audio) \
variants: or nonlexical

Definition of non-lexical

: not lexical : not pertaining to words and their definitions the inclusion of nonlexical material in a dictionary

First Known Use of non-lexical

1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Non-lexical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/non-lexical. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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