nonphysical

adjective non·phys·i·cal \ ˌnän-ˈfi-zi-kəl \

Definition of nonphysical

: not physical
  • A baseball manager recognizes a nonphysical talent, hustle, as an essential gift of great players and great teams.
  • —Frederick P. Brooks Jr.
  • … a cycle of creation and destruction that determines all reality, physical and nonphysical.
  • —David Redles

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1843

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