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nonliterate

[non-lit-er-it] /nɒnˈlɪt ər ɪt/
adjective, Anthropology
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; non- + literate
Related forms
nonliteracy, noun
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Examples for nonliterate
  • In cases where the participant is nonliterate, consent can be acknowledged with a mark or via verbal consent.
  • The scale can be adapted for nonliterate populations by asking questions verbally and recording responses.

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