nonlanguage

adjective non·lan·guage \ ˌnän-ˈlaŋ-gwij , -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

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