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nonaligned

[non-uh-lahynd] /ˌnɒn əˈlaɪnd/
adjective
1.
not aligned:
nonaligned machine parts.
2.
not allied with or favoring any other nation or bloc:
nonaligned African nations.
noun
3.
a nonaligned person or nation.
Origin of nonaligned
1955-1960
1955-60; non- + aligned
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nonaligned

/ˌnɒnəˈlaɪnd/
adjective
1.
(of states) not part of a major alliance or power bloc, esp not allied to the US, China, or formerly the Soviet Union
Derived Forms
nonalignment, noun
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Word Origin and History for non-aligned
adj.

also nonaligned, 1960 in geopolitical sense, from non- + past participle of align. Non-alignment (also nonalignment) in this sense is attested from 1934.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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