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nonobjective

[non-uh b-jek-tiv] /ˌnɒn əbˈdʒɛk tɪv/
adjective
1.
not objective.
2.
Fine Arts. not representing objects known in physical nature; nonrepresentational:
some nonobjective works by Kandinsky and Mondrian.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; non- + objective
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British Dictionary definitions for nonobjective

nonobjective

/ˌnɒnəbˈdʒɛktɪv/
adjective
1.
of or designating an art movement in which things are depicted in an abstract or purely formalized way, not as they appear in reality
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