nontemporal

adjective
non·​tem·​po·​ral | \ ˌnän-ˈtem-p(ə-)rəl How to pronounce nontemporal (audio) \

Definition of nontemporal

: not temporal especially : independent of or unaffected by time nontemporal existence God defined as a nontemporal entity

Other Words from nontemporal

nontemporality \ ˌnän-​ˌtem-​pə-​ˈra-​lə-​tē How to pronounce nontemporal (audio) \ noun

Examples of nontemporal in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Where Reasons End is set in a nontemporal, nonphysical place. Eve Bowen, The New York Review of Books, 5 Mar. 2022

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First Known Use of nontemporal

1886, in the meaning defined above

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27 Mar 2022

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“Nontemporal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nontemporal. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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