nonclassical

[ non-klas-i-kuhl ]
/ nɒnˈklæs ɪ kəl /

adjective

not classical or contrary to classical precepts.
Physics. pertaining to a law, theory, or observation that cannot be expressed or understood in terms of Newtonian physics.

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Origin of nonclassical

First recorded in 1925–30; non- + classical

OTHER WORDS FROM nonclassical

non·clas·si·cal·ly, adverb
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