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nonaligned

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adjective non·aligned \ˌnän-ə-ˈlīnd\

Simple Definition of nonaligned

  • : not having made an official agreement to receive support from and give support to one extremely powerful country (such as the U.S. or the U.S.S.R.) rather than another

Full Definition of nonaligned

  1. :  not allied with other nations and especially with either the Communist or the non-Communist blocs

non·align·ment play \-mənt\ noun

1960

First Known Use of nonaligned

1960


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