nonlanguage

adjective
non·​lan·​guage | \ ˌnän-ˈlaŋ-gwij How to pronounce nonlanguage (audio) , -wij \

Definition of nonlanguage

: not pertaining to language or the study of language : not related to communication via speech or writing nonlanguage courses facial expressions and other forms of nonlanguage communication nonlanguage functions

First Known Use of nonlanguage

1867, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonlanguage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonlanguage. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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