nonsymbolic

adjective
non·​sym·​bol·​ic | \ ˌnän-sim-ˈbä-lik How to pronounce nonsymbolic (audio) \

Definition of nonsymbolic

: not symbolic nonsymbolic imagery nonsymbolic acts of protest

First Known Use of nonsymbolic

1890, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonsymbolic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonsymbolic. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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