Definition of non-theoretical in English:


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Not concerned with the theory of a subject; practical: conventional, non-theoretical criticism non-theoretical interpretations of mystical experiences
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  • A significant portion of the chapter is devoted to non-theoretical, in other words, practical, problems that may arise with stratomethods.
  • Even as a non-theoretical designer there are critics that I do admire.
  • Theory is here mostly eschewed (although Baudrillard is mentioned once, I believe), but you must not let that tempt you into thinking that this is a non-theoretical piece of cultural journalism, let alone a coffee-table picture book.

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