nonphotographic

adjective
non·​pho·​to·​graph·​ic | \ ˌnän-ˌfō-tə-ˈgra-fik How to pronounce nonphotographic (audio) \

Definition of nonphotographic

: not photographic The chief source of Sontag's anxiety seems to be that excessive exposure to photographs blunts and spoils one's responses to the nonphotographic world.— Walter Kendrick

First Known Use of nonphotographic

1851, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonphotographic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonphotographic. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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