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nonpartisan

or nonpartizan

[non-pahr-tuh-zuh n] /nɒnˈpɑr tə zən/
adjective
1.
not partisan; objective.
2.
not supporting or controlled by a political party, special interest group, or the like.
noun
3.
a person who is nonpartisan.
Origin of nonpartisan
1880-1885
1880-85; non- + partisan1
Related forms
nonpartisanship, noun
Synonyms
2. uninvolved, disinterested, unimplicated.
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Examples from the Web for nonpartisan
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  • Indignation at the defeat of the bill resulted in the birth, in February 1915, of a new political party, the nonpartisan League.

    North Dakota Various
  • The new organization must of course be nonpartisan and non-political.

  • Some farmers objected to the Grange because it was a secret organization; others, because it was nonpartisan.

    The Agrarian Crusade Solon J. Buck
  • Since this is a nonpartisan article designed to promote good feeling it will probably be just as well not to go into this.

    Seeing Things at Night Heywood Broun
  • A nonpartisan group of respected authorities in the field of agriculture has already been appointed as an interim advisory group.

British Dictionary definitions for nonpartisan

nonpartisan

/ˌnɒnpɑːtɪˈzæn/
adjective
1.
not partisan or aligned, esp not affiliated to, influenced by, or supporting any one political party
Derived Forms
nonpartisanship, nonpartizanship, noun
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