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nonpartisan

adjective non·par·ti·san \ˈnän-ˈpär-tə-zən, -sən\

: not supporting one political party or group over another : not partisan

Full Definition of NONPARTISAN

:  not partisan; especially :  free from party affiliation, bias, or designation <nonpartisan ballot> <a nonpartisan board>
non·par·ti·san·ship \-ˌship\ noun

Examples of NONPARTISAN

  1. It's a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to preserving our national parks.
  2. <made a nonpartisan decision that satisfied all concerned>

First Known Use of NONPARTISAN

1885

Other Government and Politics Terms

agent provocateur, agitprop, autarky, cabal, egalitarianism, federalism, hegemony, plenipotentiary, popular sovereignty, socialism

Rhymes with NONPARTISAN

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