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intangible

adjective  /ɪnˈtæn·dʒə·bəl/ us  
influencing you but not able to be seen or physically felt: There is the intangible benefit of playing a home game before a friendly crowd.
intangible
noun [C]  /ɪnˈtæn·dʒə·bəl/ us  
Common sense and creativity are some of the intangibles we’re looking for in the people we hire.
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