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unbiased or unbiassed (ʌnˈbaɪəst)
1.  having no bias or prejudice; fair or impartial
2.  statistics
 a.  (of a sample) not affected by any extraneous factors, conflated variables, or selectivity which influence its distribution; random
 b.  (of an estimator) having an expected value equal to the parameter being estimated; having zero bias
 c.  Also called: discriminatory (of a significance test). Having a power greater than the predetermined significance level
unbiassed or unbiassed
un'biasedly or unbiassed
un'biassedly or unbiassed
un'biasedness or unbiassed
un'biassedness or unbiassed

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