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  1. abiotic

    abiotic is the term for a nonliving object.

    rock or water

    Submitted by JP03 on January 22, 2015  

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  1. List of paraphrases for "non-living":

    non-biological, non-organic, abiotic, inanimate, inert

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  1. Anuj Somany:

    Like poles repel because they are non-living things ,but in living beings there is an attraction only in between same or similar character, positive or negative, people.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Negative or toxic people being unreal or material in nature try to find the presence of Almighty, ubiquitous God only in artificial or non-living things, not in natural or living beings.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A person who is actually living own life will find it better to be treated like a PENGUIN who is a living being rather than being greeted or remembered by the people for looking like a MANNEQUIN that is only non-living thing.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    An iron-willed, courteous person likes to be loved by the gentle heart of living beings and not loves to be liked as soft or stilled,non-living thing.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Opposites attract only in non-living things like seen in a positively-charged cation and negatively-charged anion; but in a living beings, the attraction is ONLY seen in between the same/similar character, positive or negative, people.

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