nonmaterial


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  • nonmaterial — adjective Not material; apart from matter See Also: immaterial …   Wiktionary

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  • nonmaterial — non·material …   English syllables

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  • nonmaterial culture — Sociol. the aggregate of values, mores, norms, etc., of a society; the ideational structure of a culture that provides the values and meanings by which it functions. Cf. material culture. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • nonmaterial culture — noun A component of culture that consists of the abstract or intangible human creations of society (such as attitudes, beliefs, and values) that influence people’s behavior …   Wiktionary

  • nonmaterial culture — Sociol. the aggregate of values, mores, norms, etc., of a society; the ideational structure of a culture that provides the values and meanings by which it functions. Cf. material culture. [1935 40] …   Useful english dictionary