In·tan·gi·ble a. Not tangible; incapable of being touched; not perceptible to the touch; impalpable; imperceptible.
A corporation is an artificial, invisible, intangible being. --Marshall.
-- In*tan*gi*ble*ness, n. -- In*tan*gi*bly, adv.
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: impalpable] [ant: tangible]
3: hard to pin down or identify; "an intangible feeling of
4: lacking substance or reality; incapable of being touched or
seen; "that intangible thing--the soul" [syn: nonphysical]
n : assets that are saleable though not material or physical
[syn: intangible asset]