- not invading adjacent healthy cells, blood vessels, or tissues; localized: a noninvasive tumor.
- not entering or penetrating the body or disturbing body tissue, especially in a diagnostic procedure.
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Contemporary Examples of non-invasive
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Historical Examples of non-invasive
This is the Anarchistic definition of government: the subjection of the non-invasive individual to an external will.Anarchism
- (of medical treatment) not involving the making of a relatively large incision in the body or the insertion of instruments, etc, into the patient
- Not penetrating the body, as by incision. Used especially of a diagnostic procedure.
- Not invading healthy tissue.