Incorporeal

In`cor*po"re*al

(?), a. [Pref. in- not + corporeal: cf. L. incorporeus. Cf. Incorporal.]
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1. Not corporeal; not having a material body or form; not consisting of matter; immaterial.
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Thus incorporeal spirits to smaller forms
Reduced their shapes immense.
Milton.
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Sense and perception must necessarily proceed from some incorporeal substance within us.
Bentley.
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2. (Law) Existing only in contemplation of law; not capable of actual visible seizin or possession; not being an object of sense; intangible; -- opposed to corporeal.
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Incorporeal hereditament. See under Hereditament.

Syn. -- Immaterial; unsubstantial; bodiless; spiritual.
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