nonbelligerent

nonbelligerent

[non-buh-lij-er-uhnt]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a country whose status or policy is one of nonbelligerency.
noun
2.
a nation that does not engage officially in a war but openly favors or gives aid to one of the active participants.

Origin:
1905–10; non- + belligerent

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nonbelligerent

adjective
not directly at war; "nonbelligerent nations" 
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