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 for intangible
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Intangible \In*tan"gi*ble\, a. [Pref. in- not + tangible: cf. F.
     Not tangible; incapable of being touched; not perceptible to
     the touch; impalpable; imperceptible. --Bp. Wilkins.
     [1913 Webster]
           A corporation is an artificial, invisible, intangible
           being.                                   --Marshall.
     -- In*tan"gi*ble*ness, n. -- In*tan"gi*bly, adv.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: (of especially business assets) not having physical
             substance or intrinsic productive value; "intangible
             assets such as good will" [ant: tangible]
      2: incapable of being perceived by the senses especially the
         sense of touch; "the intangible constituent of energy"- James
         Jeans [syn: intangible, impalpable] [ant: tangible,
      3: hard to pin down or identify; "an intangible feeling of
         impending disaster"
      4: lacking substance or reality; incapable of being touched or
         seen; "that intangible thing--the soul" [syn: intangible,
      n 1: assets that are saleable though not material or physical
           [syn: intangible, intangible asset]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  78 Moby Thesaurus words for "intangible":
     aerial, aeriform, airy, asomatous, astral, atomic, bodiless,
     corpuscular, decarnate, decarnated, dim, discarnate, disembodied,
     eluding, elusive, embryonic, ethereal, evanescent, evasive,
     extramundane, fleeting, germinal, ghostly, granular, immaterial,
     impalpable, imperceptible, imponderable, imprecise, inappreciable,
     incorporate, incorporeal, indefinite, indiscernible, infinitesimal,
     insensible, insubstantial, invisible, microcosmic, microscopic,
     molecular, nonmaterial, nonphysical, nonsubstantial, obscure,
     occult, otherworldly, phantom, psychic, rare, shadowy, slender,
     slight, spiritual, subatomic, supernatural, tenuous, thin,
     transmundane, ultramicroscopic, unapparent, unappreciable,
     unconcrete, unearthly, unembodied, unextended, unfleshly,
     unobservable, unperceivable, unphysical, unseeable, unsolid,
     unsubstanced, unsubstantial, unworldly, vague, vaporous,

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