nondiscursive

adjective
non·​dis·​cur·​sive | \ ˌnän-dis-ˈkər-siv How to pronounce nondiscursive (audio) \

Definition of nondiscursive

: not of or relating to language or discourse : not discursive Making music, while it fulfills many emotional needs, is a nondiscursive enterprise; it doesn't take place within language.— Randall Butler

First Known Use of nondiscursive

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Nondiscursive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nondiscursive. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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