nonrepresentational

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nonrepresentational

[non-rep-ri-zen-tey-shuh-nl]
adjective
not resembling or portraying any object in physical nature: a nonrepresentational painting.

Origin:
1920–25; non- + representational

nonrepresentationalism, noun
nonrepresentationalist, noun
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nonrepresentational (ˌnɒnrɛprɪzɛnˈteɪʃənəl)
 
adj
art another word for abstract

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Example sentences
Conflicts of interest for legal matters involve representational and
  nonrepresentational issues.
Distinguish and describe representational, abstract, and nonrepresentational
  works of art.
These estimates, however, were based on projections of outdated information or
  from nonrepresentational samples.
The student will compare and contrast abstract, representational, and
  nonrepresentational works of art.
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