from The Century Dictionary.
- Free from technicality; popular: as, atechnical treatment of a technical subject.
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Both Ridland and Dean think that some of the most marketable ex-army and navy personnel are those with atechnical background.
If they follow the story of Richard Hatch's serise of novels, modernize it a bit, and get atechnical sdvisor for the military aspects, a new reboot of BSG would be welcome in my view.