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nonbelligerent

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adjective non·bel·lig·er·ent \ˌnän-bə-ˈlij-rənt, -ˈli-jə-\

Definition of nonbelligerent

  1. :  not belligerent: such asa :  not waging war nonbelligerent countriesb :  not hostile or combative a nonbelligerent attitude

nonbelligerency

play \ˌnän-bə-ˈlij-rən(t)-sē, -ˈli-jə-\ or less commonly

nonbelligerence

play \ˌnän-bə-ˈlij-rən(t)s, -ˈli-jə-\ noun a nonbelligerency agreement

First Known Use of nonbelligerent

1845


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nonbelligerent

noun non·bel·lig·er·ent

Definition of nonbelligerent

  1. :  a nonbelligerent country; specifically :  a country that refrains from direct participation in a war but openly favors and usually gives aid in varying degree and kind to one of the belligerents


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